## anonymous 3 years ago What is 35% of a number if 12 is 15% of a number? (A) 5 (B) 12 (C) 28 (D) 33

1. anonymous

$0.15x=12$

2. anonymous

Where x is the number 12 is 15% of

3. anonymous

$x=\frac{ 12 }{ 0.15 }=80$

4. anonymous

So what is 35% of 80?

5. anonymous

that means its 28 rgt?

6. anonymous

Yepp

7. anonymous

"c " is the answer. i got it.

8. anonymous

Great! :)