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Nick's restaurant bill totaled sixtyfour dollars and twenty cents. Show how to estimate fifteen percent of the tip. Show and explain each step
 one year ago
Nick's restaurant bill totaled sixtyfour dollars and twenty cents. Show how to estimate fifteen percent of the tip. Show and explain each step

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ashlynn143
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ummm i normally just use a tip calculator

ashlynn143
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1oh wait sorry wrong numbers

ashlynn143
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ok here you go You want to leave a 15% tip on a meal that cost $64.20. First, convert the 15% to an actual number that can be used in a calculation. For percents,this is always done by simply dividing the percent (in this case 15%) by 100%.So, the conversational term "15%" becomes 15% / 100% = 0.15 in terms of a real mathematical number. Second, you need to find out what 15% of your $64.20 meal cost is.This is always done by multiplying 0.15 by $64.20, or 0.15 x $64.20=$9.63. So, the amount of tip you are going to leave is $9.63. This makes the total cost of your meal (to write on your charge slip or other payment) $64.20 + $9.63 = $73.83.
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