## Thinking Mathematically (6th Edition)

Here, we need to convert 36 oz to lb. 16 oz = 1lb. Let's take 36 oz = x lb $\frac{16}{36} = \frac{1}{x}$ $\frac{x}{1} = \frac{36}{16}$ $x = 2.25$ 36 oz = 2.25 lb