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Wyatt and Allyson were asked to solve a percent problem using the numbers 13 and 38. Wyatt found 13% of 38 and Allyson found 38% of 13. Explain why they both got the same answer. Would this work for other numbers as well? Why or why not?

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    really?

    Did you write out the calculations and notice something?

    hint:
    what is 13x38 and 38x13 ?

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    Inverse property of multiplication...

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