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    A patient weighs 198 pounds and wants to lose 5kg. If one kilogram is
    approximately 2.2 pounds, what would the patient’s new weight be, in
    pounds, if they lost the desired amount?

    198/2.2=90?
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    198-11.02


    5kg = 11.0231
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    5 kilograms = 5x2.2 = 11 pounds

    new weight = 198 - 11 = 187 pounds
 
 
 

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