Posted by Claire on .
I'm totally confused help please?!?
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,
317  253 = 64
64/253 = 0.25296 = 25.3% 
Algebra 
ria,
25

Algebra 
Claire,
Thank 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,
You're very welcome.

Algebra 
NAKIA,
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?