#### Answer

17.5 pounds

#### Work Step by Step

Assume that p is the number of pounds of pasta.
$\frac{5}{14}=\frac{p}{49}$ cross multiply
$245=14p$ divide both sides by 14
$245\div14=14p\div14$ simplify
$17.5=p$

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Prentice Hall

ISBN 10:
0133500403

ISBN 13:
978-0-13350-040-0

17.5 pounds

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