Monday

October 20, 2014

October 20, 2014

Posted by **Claire** on Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 9:29pm.

In 1990, 253 million people visited theme parks in the United States. In 2000, the number of visitors increased to 317 million people. What was the percent of increase?

- Algebra -
**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 9:31pm317 - 253 = 64

64/253 = 0.25296 = 25.3%

- Algebra -
**ria**, Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 9:33pm25

- Algebra -
**Claire**, Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 9:41pmThank You!! i see what i did wrong now... i wanted to find out what the percentage for 64 was so i divided it by 100 so i got a really diffrent and wrong number! Thanks for clearing this up for me! ;)

- Algebra -
**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 9:49pmYou're very welcome.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

6th grade Math - I need some help figuring out how to work the word problem ...

math help please - the amount of revenue brought in by states from motor vehicle...

math - the amount of revenue brought in by states from motor vheicle licenses ...

math - the amount of revenue brought in by states from motor vehicle licenses ...

math - the amount of revenue brought in by states from motor vehicle licenses ...

math - Of the 50 state in the united state, 8 states have a population of one ...

Calculus - Year 1960 1970 1980 1990 2000 Rate 39 59 64 89 106 of change (million...

algebra help please - The U.S. population in 1990 was approximately 250 million...

Math - The table shows the number of people in millions who participate in 5 ...

7th Pre-Algebra Word Problem - Approximately one-seventh of the people in the ...