# SOLUTION: 22,985 IS WHAT PERCENTAGE OF \$34,505 11,520 IS WHAT PERCENTAGE OF \$34,505

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Linear Algebra Question 9407: 22,985 IS WHAT PERCENTAGE OF \$34,505 11,520 IS WHAT PERCENTAGE OF \$34,505Answer by rapaljer(4670)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Let x = "WHAT" you are trying to find. 22,985 IS WHAT PERCENTAGE OF \$34,505 Divide both sides by 34505 (I hope you are allowed to use a calculator on this one!) Dividing it gives you a decimal, which is approximately .666135 and change to a percent by moving the decimal two places to the right: 66.61% (approximately) Likewise for the second problem: 11,520 IS WHAT PERCENTAGE OF \$34,505 x = = .333864 or 33.39% Now (NO EXTRA CHARGE!), notice that if you add these two percents together, you get 100%. Also notice that if you add the numbers 22,985 and 11,520 you just happen to get the TOTAL which just happens to be the other number in this problem \$34,505. R^2 at SCC