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How would you estimate using fractions to find the percentage of a number. For example: 28% of 48.

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    If you want 28% of 48 you just take the percentage and multiply by the number you want.
    The percantage is 28% but you need to convert it to a fraction. 28/100 = .28
    So then you multiply
    (.28)(48) = 13.44
    So 28% of 48 = 13.44 =)

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    Meant you need to convert the percent into a decimal =P Lol

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