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the basketball team of martin luther king high school won 12 of its first 15 games. it then won its next 3 games. its winning percentage was then? Can somebody explain to me what this question is asking?

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  1. Vocaloid
    • one year ago
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    percentage of wins = 100*(wins/total games) first off, the team won 12 games + 3 more, so how many games did it win?

  2. EXOEXOEXO
    • one year ago
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    @Vocaloid 15 games

  3. Vocaloid
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    right, next step... total games = 15 games + 3 more = ?

  4. EXOEXOEXO
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    18 games

  5. Vocaloid
    • one year ago
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    right, so percentage of wins = 100*(wins/total games) = 100*(15/18) = your answer

  6. EXOEXOEXO
    • one year ago
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    about 83%

  7. Vocaloid
    • one year ago
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    right

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