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Find the pcent of decrease to the nearest whole percent? Was:25 Now:17. But i don't understand my teacher, please help me by doing an example.

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    25 - 17 = 8

    8/25 = 0.32 = 32% decrease

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    Thank you, now i can understand how it works! sorry for mispelling the word percent.

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    You're very welcome.

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