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Annie spends \$600 a month on rent and makes \$25,000 per year. To the nearest percent, what percent of her income does she spend on rent?

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First, multiply: \$600 * 12 = \$7200

She spends \$7200 a year on rent.

Next, divide: 7200 by 25,000 = 0.288

Convert the decimal to a percentage: 0.288 = 29%

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