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anonymous
 one year ago
Alicia estimated that the number of horses living in a stable was 26. The actual number of horses living in the stable was 30.
What is the percent error in Alicia’s estimate? If necessary, round to the nearest percent.
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anonymous
 one year ago
Alicia estimated that the number of horses living in a stable was 26. The actual number of horses living in the stable was 30. What is the percent error in Alicia’s estimate? If necessary, round to the nearest percent. ? % @muscrat123 can you help (Medal)

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InExileWeTrust
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I am not exactly sure how to do this. I have an idea but I am not fully sure. Do you know how to do find percentages?

InExileWeTrust
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You divide the numerator (top) by the denominator (bottom) Your fraction in this case would be 26/30. What would this give you?

calculusxy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[\frac{ greater  lesser }{ actual } \times 100\]

calculusxy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1So your greater value is 30 and the lesser value is 26. But the actual number was 30. Here is the new expression. \[\frac{ 30  26 }{ 30 } \times 100\]

calculusxy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1And we multiply it by 100 to get the percentage from the decimal.

calculusxy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Hope this helps you :)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0right @InExileWeTrust

InExileWeTrust
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sweet. And sorry, had something else to care of. Do you get it now?
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