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 Question 538082: express each percent as a fraction or a mixed number in the simplest form. a.)125% b.)580% I know how to do this if the numbers are below 100, but I'm not for sure how to do this if they are over 100 Thank you Click here to see answer by stanbon(57967)
 Question 538082: express each percent as a fraction or a mixed number in the simplest form. a.)125% b.)580% I know how to do this if the numbers are below 100, but I'm not for sure how to do this if they are over 100 Thank you Click here to see answer by JLB(8)

 Question 539282: What are 2/3, 0.65, and 6/10 in order from least to greatest?? I greatly appreciate your help!! (: Click here to see answer by AnlytcPhil(1278)

 Question 539712: if you role a dice in 8 times in 30 seconds, how many minutes should it take her to roll the dice 150 times? Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9817)

 Question 540489: in 20 people how much percentage is 6? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 540983: Hi! I really need help with this math problem, and I don't even know where to start! Please explain how to do this problem, with all the work. Thanks! Kwan Lee budgets 28% of her income for food. In a circle graph for her budget, what is the measure of the central angle for food? Thanks for helping me! :) Click here to see answer by richwmiller(9144)

 Question 541048: how do you find the increase or decrease between two number in percent? for example: original amount:1500 new amount:1725 the question asked me to find the percent of increase or decrease. what should i do for this problem? Click here to see answer by stanbon(57967)
 Question 541048: how do you find the increase or decrease between two number in percent? for example: original amount:1500 new amount:1725 the question asked me to find the percent of increase or decrease. what should i do for this problem? Click here to see answer by oberobic(2304)

 Question 541990: In a medical study of pregnant women with 'poor' diets, 40 women, or 10% had babies in good or excellent health. How many women was in the original study? Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9817)

 Question 542042: Amy paid \$80.61for a pair of running shoes during a 30%-off sale. What was the regular price? Click here to see answer by rfer(12730)

 Question 543694: 0.37% CONVERT TO A DECIMAL AND FRACTION TO THE LOWEST TERMS Click here to see answer by rfer(12730)

 Question 543852: You just found a game you want to purchase for \$29.95. The sales tax rate is 8%. How much sales tax would be added to your cost for the game? Click here to see answer by Kaitlin1995(2)

 Question 543905: My final has 180 questions and I need an 80% on it to pass. How many questions do I need to answer correctly to attain that? Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15746)

 Question 545838: a fund drive announces that it has raised 5075, which is 29% of its goal. How much more must be raised? Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 546416: After a 30% reduction, you purchase a new sofa on sale for \$315. what was the original price of the sofa? Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 547146: This year, 75% of the graduating class of Harriet Tubman High School had taken at least 8 math courses. Of the remaining class members, 60% had taken 6 or 7 math courses. What percent of the graduating class had taken fewer than 6 math courses? Click here to see answer by JBarnum(2044)

 Question 547545: I am trying to find the original price of a sweater that was reduced by \$5.00 because of a 30% off sale. How do i find this? Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 547981: 16 is what percent of 54? I need to know how to put this into a formula plz Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28715)

 Question 548273: I have a base number of 171,939. I want to know what percentage is 4,067 of 171,939.Please show how to get the answer. Thank you, Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 548665: a clock shows 12 noon on this monday.. if it loses 1/2% time in the first week and 1/4% time in the next week. then what will be time after 2 weeks on monday Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 548663: a clock shows 12 noon on this monday.. if it loses 1/2% time in the first week and 1/4% time in the next week. then what will be time after 2 weeks on monday Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 548941: 472 books is 130% of what number of books? Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 548878: Katie paid 1.35 sales tax on a blouse that was marked 18.00. At the same rate, how much sales tax would she pay for a pair of 34.00 pair of pants? Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 549054: with is 260.00 (out of 320.00) in percentage terms ? trying to figure out what my grade is Click here to see answer by rfer(12730)

 Question 549976: if the volume of a right circular cone increases by 33.1% to form a similar cone, find the percentage increase in its height Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 550054: what percentage of numbers from 1 to 70 has 1 or 9 in the units digit Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9817)

 Question 550058: Eggs cost 90 cents a dozen. Peppers cost 20 cents each. An omlette consists of 3 eggs and 1/4 of a pepper. How much will the ingredients for 8 omlettes cost ? Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9817)

 Question 550057: As bank balance is 20% less than twice Bs bank balance. If As bank balance is \$24,000 find Bs bank balance Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)
 Question 550057: As bank balance is 20% less than twice Bs bank balance. If As bank balance is \$24,000 find Bs bank balance Click here to see answer by MathTherapy(1483)

 Question 550047: If John Gets 90% Of Total Marks And Ken Gets 90% Of Marks Obtained By Jon, Ken gets 405 marks, What Are The Total Marks Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15746)

 Question 550509: Peter bought a computer that normally costs \$1,500. The computer is on sale for 15% off. Peter paid 7% sales tax on the sale price of the computer. How much did peter pay for the computer? Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9817)

 Question 550654: My problem is Bill won \$200,000 in a state lottery. He first paid income tax of 30% on the winnings. Of the rest, he invested some at 8.5% and some at 7%, making \$10,700 interest per year. How much was invested at each rate? So far I have taken out the income tax which was 60,000 and have 140,000 left. Then i get stuck on trying to set up the equation. I think its .085x + .07y = 10,700 but im not sure what to do... Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28715)

 Question 551081: HUANG invested \$9000 in mutual funds and bonds. the mutual fund earned 11% simnple interest. the bond earned 6% simple interest. at the end of one year, he had earned \$815 in interest. how much did he invested each rate? Click here to see answer by mathstutor458(57)

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