Posted by **marco** on Wednesday, February 10, 2010 at 10:49am.

Is anyone familiar with this formula for figuring out percent? How it would work?

p/100 = of/is

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**drwls**, Wednesday, February 10, 2010 at 11:26am
I was going to say I don't know what the of/is means

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**drwls**, Wednesday, February 10, 2010 at 11:31am
If p is the percentage, dividing it by 100 gives you the equivalent fraction. That may be what your teacher is probably trying to say with that formula.

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**marco**, Wednesday, February 10, 2010 at 11:32am
Thanks.

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