Posted by **Allyson** on Monday, October 25, 2010 at 6:11pm.

Find the percent, round if nessacary:

1) 3 dollar tip for a 18.70 Taxi Fare.

So 3 x 18

Correct?

Or how would I even solve this problem?

Thanks for helping

-Allyson

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, October 25, 2010 at 6:16pm
You need to divide, not multiply.

Think about it, a $3 tip is 1/6 of 18. That's about 17%

3/18.7 = ?

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**Allyson**, Monday, October 25, 2010 at 6:19pm
.1604

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, October 25, 2010 at 6:45pm
Yes. Now move the decimal point two places to the right to get the percent. Round your answer to the nearest whole percent.

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**Dakota**, Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 10:39pm
thank you you even helped others

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