## nikkig 3 years ago what is 10% of 350 please show how to do work

1. Inopeki

10%=0.10 350*0.1=???

2. nikkig

35 so u just multiply and drop zeros

3. Inopeki

Right!

4. nikkig

d u just put a decimal in front of the percent and multiply

5. Inopeki

Pretty much yeah, so what is 5% in decimal form?

6. nikkig

.5 so 75% of 20 would be 26 right

7. Inopeki

No, .5 is 50% Try again, what is 5% in decimal form?

8. nikkig

.05

9. Inopeki

Nice!

10. Inopeki

So 5% of 10 is?

11. nikkig

2

12. Inopeki

Nope, its 0.5

13. Inopeki
14. nikkig

i am lost i entered 10 / .05 and it gave e 200 so i droped the 00 and got 2

15. Inopeki

Enter 10*.05

16. nikkig

i always get this stuff mixed up but when i multiply i get .5

17. Inopeki

If you divide something with a decimal you are going to end up with a higher number than you started with. Same goes with multiplication but the other way around.

18. Inopeki

Well there you go! :D

19. Inopeki

5% of 10 is 0.5

20. nikkig

right

21. Inopeki

You want another example?

22. nikkig

ok

23. Inopeki

What is 70% of 28? Show your steps!

24. nikkig

28 x .70=19

25. Inopeki

Just 19?

26. nikkig

19.6

27. Inopeki

Nice :)

28. nikkig

ty i wish my kids teacher would help her like this but she told me to have her get help on the web and its been so lng for me i dont have a clue i wasent very good anyhow ty

29. Inopeki

No problem :)