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  • 3 years ago

Franklin left a 5 dollar tip for his waitress after treating his friend to dinner. If the food bill was thirty-one dollars and twenty-five cents, what was Franklin's tip as a percent? 5 percent fifteen percent sixteen percent nineteen percent

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  1. cookieowl
    • 3 years ago
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    15

  2. yoyogators
    • 3 years ago
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    why is it 15?

  3. Candy13106
    • 3 years ago
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    it is 16 percent because 0.5 for the tip times 31.25 for his cost.if you multiply 0.5 times 31.25 it will equal to 15.625. and you round that to 16.So its 16 percent

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