Posted by Yazmin on Friday, February 24, 2012 at 5:28pm.
If paul pays the newspaper company 70% of what he collects how much would he keep for himself in a month when he collected $450.00

Math  Ms. Sue, Friday, February 24, 2012 at 5:32pm
He keeps 30% for himself.
450 * 0.3 = ?

Math  luther, Friday, February 24, 2012 at 11:02pm
135 dollars...

Math  Lisa, Saturday, February 25, 2012 at 12:04pm
70 X
__ =____
100 450
So first we cross multiply 70*450 which is 31,500.
Then we divide 31,500 by 100 and we get $315
Now im not really sure if i got the write answer because im not sure if we have to ue proportion work.

Math  Sharonda, Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 3:25pm
if paul pays the newspapercompany 70 percent of what he collected, how much would he keep for himself in a month when he collected $450.00 ?
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