Estimating Quotients

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## Estimating Quotients

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**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?