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greeneyes<3

  • 3 years ago

Write the percent comparing the new amount to the original amount. Then find the new amount.45 hours decreased by 16%. I divided 45/1.16 and got 39 hrs as the new amount, but idk if it's right. And idk how to do the other part :(

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  1. niteshkgp
    • 3 years ago
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    ur question is not clear

  2. Luis_Rivera
    • 3 years ago
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    to decesae by 16 percent, mjultiply by

  3. Luis_Rivera
    • 3 years ago
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    \[by .84\\ 45*(.84)=37.8 \]

  4. greeneyes<3
    • 3 years ago
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    how did you get .84 ?

  5. Luis_Rivera
    • 3 years ago
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    \[Because \ reducing \ by \ 16 \% \ = multiplying\ by\ \ (100 - 16)= 84 \%\]

  6. Luis_Rivera
    • 3 years ago
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    kk

  7. greeneyes<3
    • 3 years ago
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    thank you! i get it now! :)

  8. Luis_Rivera
    • 3 years ago
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    kk

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