Posted by **Losa** on Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 8:38pm.

Find the pcent of decrease to the nearest whole percent? Was:25 Now:17. But i don't understand my teacher, please help me by doing an example.

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 8:40pm
25 - 17 = 8

8/25 = 0.32 = 32% decrease

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**Losa**, Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 8:52pm
Thank you, now i can understand how it works! sorry for mispelling the word percent.

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 8:53pm
You're very welcome.

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