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A survey at a local school showed that 38% of the students chose chocolate ice cream as their favorite ice cream. Eight hundred students took the survey. How many chose chocolate ice cream?

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    38/100=x/800

    set it up as a proportion so you cross multiply and get (38)(800)=100x
    30400=100x

    soooo 304 kids like chocolate

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