Posted by **anoneemose** on Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 9:36pm.

In a local marathon, Bob finished 60th out of 400 participants. What is his percentile ranking for this race?

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**Gabby**, Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 9:42pm
60/400 = 0.15

0.15*100 = 15%

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**Writeacher**, Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 10:32pm
Percentile is not the same as percent. How will you use the percent to determine percentile?

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**anoneemose**, Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 12:11am
400-60=340

340/400= 85th percentile?

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**PsyDAG**, Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 12:26pm
Yes.

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