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muscrat123

  • one year ago

how do u find the percentage of a number?

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  1. jdoe0001
    • one year ago
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    \(\large \bf {\color{brown}{ a}}\%\ of\ b \implies \cfrac{{\color{brown}{ a}}}{100}\cdot b\implies {\color{brown}{ a}}\div 100\cdot b\)

  2. jdoe0001
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    |dw:1437351174066:dw|

  3. jdoe0001
    • one year ago
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    can't be simpler than that pick whatever "a" you wish to find from a quantity "b"

  4. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    percent means per 100

  5. jdoe0001
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    so... then you're set :)

  6. muscrat123
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    @triciaal can u explain w/ an example?

  7. LynFran
    • one year ago
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    example what is 10 percent of 50|dw:1437357820901:dw|

  8. muscrat123
    • one year ago
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    im talking about more difficult #s like 7% of 59

  9. muscrat123
    • one year ago
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    would u just turn 10% into .10?

  10. muscrat123
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    and then multiply the other #?

  11. LynFran
    • one year ago
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    well its the same set up|dw:1437357945599:dw|

  12. LynFran
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    |dw:1437358112610:dw|

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