## Your pediatric weighs 15.8 kg. How many pounds does this child weigh?

**A-**36 pounds**B-**33.6 pounds**C-**35 pounds**D-**34.8 pounds

### the correct option is D- 34.8 pounds.

Let's analyze the options and find the correct weight for the child:

#### A- 36 pounds:

This is slightly over the converted weight, which we know is around 34.8 pounds. So, we can eliminate this option.

#### B- 33.6 pounds:

This is a bit lower than the expected weight. We can also eliminate this option.

#### C- 35 pounds:

This is closer to the actual weight, but still slightly higher. Let's keep this option for now.

#### D- 34.8 pounds:

This is the closest conversion we can get from 15.8 kg to pounds (15.8 kg * 2.20462 pounds/kg = 34.83 pounds, rounded to two decimals).

Therefore, based on the conversion and considering the closest option, D- 34.8 pounds is the most accurate weight for the child.

### Here's the reasoning in a nutshell:

- We know 1 kg is approximately equal to 2.20462 pounds.
- Multiplying the child's weight in kg (15.8 kg) by this conversion factor gives us 34.83 pounds, which rounds down to 34.8 pounds.
- Among the options, 34.8 pounds is the closest value to the calculated weight, making it the most likely answer.

So, the correct option is D- 34.8 pounds.