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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 answers to the questions 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 would one 5-pound package of meat cost? Multiply that cost by to get the cost for pounds of meat.

  2. How many pounds can Ms. Hamm buy for ?

    20 pounds.