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108 is 36% of what number? Write and solve a proportion.

Ms. Sue
I'll be glad to check your answer.

Sam
36*108=3888 divided by 100=38.88?

Ms. Sue
You didn't set up a proportion. And your answer is wrong.
First let's estimate the answer. 36% is a little more than 1/3. 3 * 108 = 324
Now the proportion.
36/100 = 108/x
Cross multiply and solve for x. 
Sam
thank you!

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