Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0134467795
ISBN 13: 978-0-13446-779-5

Chapter 9 - Basic Algebra - 9.1 Signed Numbers - 9.1 Exercises - Page 628: 5


- 6$\frac{1}{2}$ lb

Work Step by Step

Keith lost 6$\frac{1}{2}$ lb while he was sick with the flu. ‘Lost’ word itself depicts the negativity. So put a negative sign - in front of it.
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