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anonymous
 one year ago
some one plz help what is 6 reduced by 20%???
anonymous
 one year ago
some one plz help what is 6 reduced by 20%???

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0when some one speaks of percentage, what number are they referring to?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no, a percent refers to 100

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you have to give 100%

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no my question ask The photo lab for the Cary News reduces each side of a photograph by 20%. The original size of the photo is 6 inches by 9 inches. What are the dimensions of the reduced photo?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I understand your question. But you first have to understand what a percentage is to answer the question

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Take a dollar bill. It is 100 pennies, right? So how much is 20%

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i dont know im sorry i am not good with percents :(

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if one dollar is 100 pennies, then 100% of one dollar is 100 pennies. Do you follow that?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So the key to understanding this problem, or any problem with percentages is to know that percent refers to 100

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So if you take 20% from 100% how much is left?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Know, how do we write out one dollar?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oooh ok i kinda understand now

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if we took one penny away we would have 99 cents 0.99

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So how would you write 80%

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So now you are ready to do the problem

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0now you have 6 and you want to take 20% away. So, you can multiply by 80%

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Multiply 6 * 80% like you wrote it

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0No, not quite. You subtracted .20 cents not 20%

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Now do the same for the 9

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so you now have your two new dimentions

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thank you i never understood how to do percent problems thank you :)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0k bye gtg thx again :)
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