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HIPPOS An adult hippopotamus can weigh as much as $9,900$ pounds. Express this weight in tons.

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$4 \frac{19}{20}$ tons $=4.95$ tons

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Okay, 1900 pounds, two tons. So we are going to start with what it's given, and we want to You multiply by tons, cause that's what we want to keep. And we're going to divide by pounds because that's what we want to get rid of, you know? But for every one ton there are £2000 So all we need to do now is just groups. When he did you now is just the lied. Please, Zeros can cancel out. So now it's just getting 99 over 20. This goes in four times. We're gonna be left over with 19/20 which is really 4.95 tons.

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