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 Question 632252: Hi. I need help on this math problem and I don't know how to solve it. Dr. Warren purchased some medical supplies for \$670. Sales tax rate was 6.5%. How much did Dr. Warren spend on these supplies? Click here to see answer by richwmiller(9135)

 Question 632255: last year , about 2,400 people participated in a local fourth of july parade. this year, about 3,200 people participated. what was the approximate percent increase in paricipation ? Click here to see answer by Maths68(1474)

 Question 632253: jaon recieved a discount of \$4.80 on a book that originally cost \$60. what was the percent of discount she recieved ? Click here to see answer by Maths68(1474)

 Question 633162: i completed 100 questions on a test. my teacher said i got 2/3 correct. how many questions did i get correct? Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28476)
 Question 633162: i completed 100 questions on a test. my teacher said i got 2/3 correct. how many questions did i get correct? Click here to see answer by Alf101(1)

 Question 633262: Paul wants to buy a stereo system. A 20% discount is given if the purchase is paid for within 10 days. If Paul pays \$400 at the time of the purchase, what was the original price of the stereo system? Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 633301: a shopper bought 3 of the same shirt and paid \$63 after the 30% discount.what was the original price of one of the shirts? Click here to see answer by richwmiller(9135)

 Question 633448: the price of a t.v is \$295.00 and the sales tax is 7.5% what is the sales tax Click here to see answer by Maths68(1474)

 Question 634056: Im having a hard time understanding questions that are like this please help! what is 9.2% of 58 Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 634585: In a class, 70 percent are male. Five new female students enrolled in the class and the percentage of the male student become 60 percent. What was the total original number of students in the class? Use x to represent the total number of original students. Click here to see answer by sachi(392)

 Question 634667: If I have 176 problems, and answer 31 correctly, what is the percentage? Click here to see answer by nerdybill(6948)

 Question 634755: (a-b)/b=c solve for b Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28476)

 Question 634877: If something cost \$ 72.00 andis 50% off how much will i be paying for the item Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 635205: The value of a property declines every year by 5%. presently it's value is \$350,000. What will be its value 4 years from now? Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 635498: I need to find the percent of increase or a pecent of decrease;from 68 mn to 51 min? Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 635496: I need to find the percent of increase or percent of decrease; from 68 min to 51min Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)
 Question 635496: I need to find the percent of increase or percent of decrease; from 68 min to 51min Click here to see answer by solver91311(16868)

 Question 635826: Please help me solve this problem. Thank you. A standard rectangular highway billboard sign has a perimeter of 124ft. The length is 6ft more than three times the width. Find the dimension of the sign. Note: Use a variable to represent the width. Use the same variable to write the length. Add 2 lengths and 2 widths to equal 124. The equation for perimeter is... P = 2L + 2W I set it up as.... 124 = 2(6) +2 (w) Yet I'm stuck after this part. Any help is greatly appreciated. Click here to see answer by MathLover1(6614)

 Question 635827: Please help me solve this problem. Thank you. During one year, the Ewell's real estate bill included \$ 506 for city services. the sanitation department recieved 24% of that amount. How much money went to the sanitation department? Click here to see answer by checkley79(3039)

 Question 636119: A TV originally priced at \$2,400 is on sale for 20% off. What is the sale price? Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 637304: Store gives a discount to 4 of every 10 shoppers. What percent of the shoppers would receive a discount? Click here to see answer by nerdybill(6948)

 Question 637969: How do I draw a shape that represents 150% ? Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9649)

 Question 638279: What is 25% off of \$527 Click here to see answer by VirtualMathTutor(25)

 Question 638728: if 60% of 75% of a number is 270, then find 40% of that number? Click here to see answer by ptaylor(2048)

 Question 639103: If a football player has played in 194 matches, with his team playing 266, he misses 72 games, but how do you work this out as a percentage of the total games actually played against the games potentially played. Many thanks. Click here to see answer by solver91311(16868)

 Question 639131: What number is the same percent of 225 as 9 is of 25 Click here to see answer by Tatiana_Stebko(1326)

 Question 639184: if sneakers is 80\$ & you have a 30% discount how much would it e Click here to see answer by solver91311(16868)

 Question 639993: A number is increased 20% and the resulting number is decreased 50%. The final number is what percent of the original number? Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8879)

 Question 640778: After a 38% discount, a used treadmill cost \$868.00. What was the original cost Click here to see answer by asuar010(324)

 Question 640864: There's 24 mL of saline in 150 mL of pure solution. What is the % of saline in the solution? Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28476)

 Question 641756: 99 is 45% of what # Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9649)

 Question 641748: what is 30% of 134.20? Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28476)

 Question 641802: if i get 30% off of \$68dollars how much do i pay Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28476)
 Question 641802: if i get 30% off of \$68dollars how much do i pay Click here to see answer by General_Lee87(54)

 Question 642587: when a number is decreased by 30% of itself, the result is 56. what is the number? Click here to see answer by stanbon(57219)

 Question 642822: hello sir/mam, i m a cat-12 aspirants..i improved a lot over my english section but quant is my major disadvantage:( i have gone through all the concepts i understand it also and i can solve the basic and level1 exercises but when the level2 exercises come i failed to solve the problem.,i study a lot but there is not so much improvement which result in depression.,. kindly help Click here to see answer by MathLover1(6614)

 Question 643272: If a person is receiving 2200 dollars a month, How much is 60% of that? Click here to see answer by MathLover1(6614)

 Question 644090: Which of the following statements is correct? A. 75% is 25% more than 50% B. 50% is 25% less than 75% C. 75% is 50% more than 50% D. 75% is 50 percentage points more than 50% Ok, so I have no clue how to begin this problem. If you could show me the formula or how to do one I would really appreciate the help! Lynze Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28476)

 Question 644420: After a 70% reduction the new price is 210 what was the original price? Click here to see answer by nerdybill(6948)

 Question 644942: A student got 44 correct on a test with 55 questions. What percent was not correct? A.80% B.20% C.25% D.90% Click here to see answer by Aaniya(63)
 Question 644942: A student got 44 correct on a test with 55 questions. What percent was not correct? A.80% B.20% C.25% D.90% Click here to see answer by MathStudent15(9)

 Question 645435: 135% of 147,500 Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30959)

 Question 645997: Cindy found a sweater for \$45. It was on sale for 15%. What is the sale price of the sweater? Click here to see answer by nerdybill(6948)

 Question 646432: The Click here to see answer by Problemsolver123(4)

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