Posted by Anita on .
Mr. hernandez had to interview a total of 63 households in his assignment. H has already finished 28. what percentage of the households in his assignments has he finished? (round your answer to the nearest tenth of a percent.)

math 
Writeacher,
28/63 = ?

math 
Anita,
17.64

math 
Anita,
4/9

math 
Anita,
please post how you received the answer

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Writeacher,
via www.wolframalpha.com
http://www51.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=28+of+63 
math 
Writeacher,
28/63 = 28 ÷ 63 = .4444444444444~~ = 44.4%

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Anita,
I did 28/63 = 7x4=28 then 7x9=63 The other answer 28x63=17.64 Thank you

math 
Writeacher,
Your answer above  4/9  was correct, but then you'd have to turn it into a percentage, since that's what the question is calling for.
4/9 = 0.4444444~~~ = 44.4%