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The sides of a square were reduced from 10 cm to 7.5 cm. What is the percentage decrease in the area of the square?

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10 * 10 = 100 sq. cm

7.5 * 7.5 = 56.25 sq. cm

100 - 56.25 = 43.75

43.75/100 = ?

Convert the decimal answer to a percent.

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