Thursday

September 18, 2014

September 18, 2014

Posted by **Bob** on Thursday, May 8, 2008 at 9:03pm.

I would like you to show me how to do this, (Mom) so that I can explain to my son. Thanks.

- Math -
**Reiny**, Thursday, May 8, 2008 at 9:10pmHere is an easy way to understand these kind of percent problems

12% = 24

so 1% = 24/12 = 2 (I divided by 12)

then 100% = 2*100 = 200

check: 12% of 200 = .12(200) = 24

- Math -
**Bob**, Thursday, May 8, 2008 at 9:21pmThank you.

- Math -

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

percents - there are 1000 students. The 6th grade surveyed.12% of the students ...

math - A class conducts a survey of 1000 students. Of the sixth-grade students ...

math - of the sixth grade students surveyed,12% bring their lunchs to school. ...

Math help - If 20 3rd graders owned birds, how many third graders were surveyed...

Math on graphs - If 30 3rd graders owned birds, how many third graders were ...

math - If there are 264 students in a school and there are 84 eighth graders and...

math - in a lunch room 36 fifth graders and 27 fourth graders are siting in ...

math - in a lunch room 36 fifth graders and 27 fourth graders are siting in ...

math - In polk middle school, 45% of the students are 6th graders, 35% of the ...

Math - Jean surveyed 25% of all eighth graders and 75% of all 7th graders. John ...