Upon receiving the check for his family’s meal at his favorite seafood restaurant, Mr. Jackson wants to ensure that the waitress receives a 20% tip. If the meal costs $139.76, what is the dollar amount of the tip that the waitress will receive?

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$13.98
$20.00
$39.76
$27.95

It is simple, just multiply 139.76 by .20

change 20% to a fraction (1/5)
multiply it to total (1/5 times 139.76)
thats your answer

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