math_celebrity Administrator Staff member Dec 9, 2021 #1 3 tons of compost cost $3,600.00. What is the price per pound? 1 ton = 2000 pounds, so 3 tons is: 3 * 2000 = 6000 pounds Price per pound = Cost / Total pounds Price per pound = 3600 / 6000 Price per pound = $0.60 per pound

3 tons of compost cost $3,600.00. What is the price per pound? 1 ton = 2000 pounds, so 3 tons is: 3 * 2000 = 6000 pounds Price per pound = Cost / Total pounds Price per pound = 3600 / 6000 Price per pound = $0.60 per pound