## anonymous 3 years ago 72 is what percent of 480? Write and solve an equation to solve the problem

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1. anonymous

480*x/100=72; x=15

2. anonymous

I think its 15 percet do 72/480 * x/100 yo times 72 by 100 then divide by to get x

3. anonymous

72/480=15/100

4. anonymous

$\frac{72}{480}*100=15\%$