# pre algebra

posted by
**jen** on
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14 is what percent of 200

100/200 =x/14

read as 100% is to 200 as x% is to 14

solve for x by cross multiplying

x=7

check it

.07 times 200 = 14

vola!

posted by
**jen** on
.

14 is what percent of 200

100/200 =x/14

read as 100% is to 200 as x% is to 14

solve for x by cross multiplying

x=7

check it

.07 times 200 = 14

vola!