Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

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Chapters 1-5 - Cumulative Review Exercises - Page 378: 24

Answer

They need $250$ more pounds.

Work Step by Step

They need $\frac{1}{6}$ more of the total pounds. If total number of pounds is $1500$. Then they need $$1500*\frac{1}{6} = \frac{1500}{6} = 250$$
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