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One car is 3.9 meters long the other is 6%shorter
How long is second car?
What is the formula I use for questions involving %

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  1. Change the percent to a decimal.

    6% = 0.06

    In this situation subtract 0.06 from 1.

    Then multiply.

    0.94 * 3.9 = ?

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  2. 484

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  3. 3.7

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  4. How would you know to subtract 0.06 from 1?

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