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 11 months ago
The number of shopper at a Fort Myers flea market ranges from an average of 55,000 per weekend during the tourist season to an average of 18,000 on a summer weekend. What is the percent of decrease, to the nearest whole number, in the number of shoppers at the flea market from the tourist season to a summer weekend?
 11 months ago
The number of shopper at a Fort Myers flea market ranges from an average of 55,000 per weekend during the tourist season to an average of 18,000 on a summer weekend. What is the percent of decrease, to the nearest whole number, in the number of shoppers at the flea market from the tourist season to a summer weekend?

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domebotnos
 11 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0A. 18% B. 33% C. 55% D. 67% I know the answer is D but how do I work out the problem?

HourglassMage
 11 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.155,000  18,000 = 37,000 37,000/55,000 x 100 37/55 x 100 ≈67

HourglassMage
 11 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1You can cancel out the three zeros at the end of 37,000 and 55,000, because they both have them

HourglassMage
 11 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Hope this helped :)

domebotnos
 11 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thank you very much.
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