John who is an amateur golfer spends 3 hours every day practicing golf. What percentage of his waking hours does John spend practicing golf if he sleeps 9 hours a day?
I am unsure if the steps are right
prealgebra/ check answer please - Ms. Sue, Saturday, June 23, 2012 at 11:46am
Your steps are correct -- until you get to the end.
3/15 = 0.2
Multiply by 100 to find the percentage.
0.2 * 100 = 20%