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find the percent of decrease from 280 to 210. round to the nearest tenth of percent if necessary

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    280 - 210 = ?

    Take the difference and divide it by 280.

    Change the decimal to a percent.

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    percent=(210-280)/280 x 100

    notice as a percent of increase it is negative, as a decrease, change the sign.

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    25%

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    Correct.

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    Your number is correct, but your sign is not.

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    What % of change is $48 to $53.76

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