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Burgers-o-Rama is the best hamburger place in town.  The owner, Ms. Hamm, buys two -pound packages of meat for .  Use proportional reasoning to determine the information below.  Be sure to explain your answer and organize your reasoning. Homework Help ✎

  1. What should Ms. Hamm pay for pounds of meat? 

    How much does one 5-pound package of meat cost?

    How many five-pound packages make up pounds of meat?

  2. How many pounds can Ms. Hamm buy for

    How much does one package of meat cost?

    Divide by the price of one meat package.