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```The cost to ship a package is a flat fee of 75 cents plus 25 cents per pound.
1. Declare a const named CENTS_PER_POUND and initialize with 25.
2. Get the shipping weight from user input storing the weight into shipWeightPounds.
3. Using FLAT_FEE_CENTS and CENTS_PER_POUND constants, assign shipCostCents with the cost of shipping a package weighing shipWeightPounds.```

What I have tried:

```int main() {

/* Modify the following code */

int volumeOunces;
int volumeGallons;

cin >> volumeOunces;

volumeGallons = volumeOunces / 128;

cout << fixed << setprecision(3) << volumeGallons << " gallons" << endl;```
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Updated 24-Jan-23 10:26am

## Solution 1

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## Solution 2

It looks you have grabbed a random piece of code from the net written a code loosely related with the requirements.
That said, creating a constant in `C++` it is pretty straightforward, e.g.
C++
`const int CENTS_PER_POUND = 25;`
In a similar way you create `FLAT_FEE_CENTS`.
You may then have a look at https://cplusplus.com/doc/tutorial/basic_io/[^] in order to learn the basics of `C++` and eventually complete your assignment.

BernardIE5317 30-Jan-23 9:04am
step one was kindly given you by CPallini .
Perhaps the next step would be step two .