Mary A. answered • 04/23/15

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This is solved by multiplying 2 1/9 by 4 1/2. The easiest way to do this is by making these improper fractions:

19/9 x 9/2

Multiply the numerators together (19 x 9) and the denominators together (9x2). This will tell you the total number of ounces: 171/18 = 9.5 ounces