Estimating Quotients Estimate a quotient to answer each question.
A local printer prints 250 greeting cards on recycled paper. About how many boxes will she need if she puts 8 in a box?
An office manager orders envelopes made from recycled paper. He must divide 500 envelopes among 7 workers. About how many envelopes will each worker receive?
A chicken farmer uses egg cartons made from recycled material. If 6 eggs fit into each carton, how many cartons will he need for 350 eggs?
A manufacturer makes paper towels from post- consumer waste. If each package contains 9 rolls, how many packages can be made from 750 rolls?
Old fabric is often re-used to stuff pillows and mattresses. If it takes 4 pounds of fabric to stuff one standard pillow, about how many pillows can be stuffed with 150 pounds?
It takes 6 pounds to stuff one king-size pillow. About how many king-size pillows can be stuffed with 150 pounds?