1 oz = 28.34 grams

That is your basic equation. If you multiply one side by 5 (5 x 1 oz) you must multiply the other side of the equation by 5 also. The hardest part is trying to turn a word problem into a mathematical equation. That is also the key to solving the problem.

That is your basic equation. If you multiply one side by 5 (5 x 1 oz) you must multiply the other side of the equation by 5 also. The hardest part is trying to turn a word problem into a mathematical equation. That is also the key to solving the problem.