Backpack Weigh-In

Question

5 backpacks weighing 19.5 lb, 18.05 lb, 19.8 lb, 19.35 lb, and 18.9 lb.

Elena, Joe, Owen, Samantha, and Tuck have weighed their backpacks.

  • Elena's backpack weighs the most.
  • Owen's backpack weighs 0.45 lb less than Joe's backpack.
  • Samantha's lunch weighs 1.5 lb. With that lunch out of the backpack, the backpack weighs 16.55 lb.
  • Tuck's backpack weighs more than Owen's.

How much does each person's backpack weigh?



Houghton Mifflin Math Grade 4