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anonymous
 one year ago
how do u find the percentage of a number?
anonymous
 one year ago
how do u find the percentage of a number?

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\(\large \bf {\color{brown}{ a}}\%\ of\ b \implies \cfrac{{\color{brown}{ a}}}{100}\cdot b\implies {\color{brown}{ a}}\div 100\cdot b\)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1437351174066:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0can't be simpler than that pick whatever "a" you wish to find from a quantity "b"

triciaal
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0percent means per 100

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so... then you're set :)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@triciaal can u explain w/ an example?

LynFran
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1example what is 10 percent of 50dw:1437357820901:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0im talking about more difficult #s like 7% of 59

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0would u just turn 10% into .10?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0and then multiply the other #?

LynFran
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1well its the same set updw:1437357945599:dw
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