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ms.hi

  • 3 years ago

72 is what percent of 480? Write and solve an equation to solve the problem

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  1. boings
    • 3 years ago
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    This would be a ratio of how much 72 makes up 480. So, 72/480. This gives you a decimal less than 1. For a percentage, simply multiply by 100.

  2. ms.hi
    • 3 years ago
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    345?

  3. Lilmoney
    • 3 years ago
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    Yes

  4. Lilmoney
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    Yes.

  5. boings
    • 3 years ago
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    345? no...how did you come up with that?

  6. ms.hi
    • 3 years ago
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    idk?

  7. boings
    • 3 years ago
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    :) it's ok. Just plug 72 into a calculator, divide by 480 and multiply by 100

  8. ms.hi
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    15

  9. boings
    • 3 years ago
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    yup, 15%

  10. ms.hi
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    yayyy thank you

  11. boings
    • 3 years ago
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    no problemo

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