## Algebra 1

$5.703125$ pounds
A gerbil east about $\frac{1}{4}$ oz of food per day. About how many pounds of food can a gerbil eat in a year? There are 365 day in a year Multiply the daily amount by the annual amount: $\frac{1}{4}\times365=91.25$oz. There are 16 oz in a pound. $91.25\div16=5.703125$ pounds