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### Pre-algebra

Book edition Common Core Edition
Author(s) Ron Larson, Laurie Boswell, Timothy D. Kanold, Lee Stiff
Pages 183 pages
ISBN 9780547587776

# Find the unit rate.$\text{\hspace{0.17em}\hspace{0.17em}}\frac{80\text{oz}}{2.5\text{servings}}$

The unit rate of$\frac{80\text{oz}}{2.5\text{servings}}$ is 32 oz per serving.

See the step by step solution

## Step 1 . Given

The given ratio is$\frac{80\text{oz}}{2.5\text{servings}}$ .

## Step 2 . To determine

We have to determine the unit rate.

## Step 3 . Calculation

We can find the unit rate by making the denominator = 1.

$\begin{array}{l}\frac{80\text{oz}}{2.5\text{servings}}\\ =\frac{80\text{oz}÷2.5}{\text{2.5 servings}÷2.5}\text{}\left[\text{divide the numerator and denominator by 2.5}\right]\\ =\frac{32\text{oz}}{1\text{serving}}\end{array}$

So, the unit rate of$\frac{80\text{oz}}{2.5\text{servings}}$ is 32 oz per serving.

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