# Math

Forty percent of the 20 seats on the bus were occupied. Write 40% as a reduced fraction. Then find the number of seats that were occupied.

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1. 40/100 = 2/5

Multiply 2/5 times 20

Can you finish from here?

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2. I think so

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3. okay. Did you get 8?

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4. 20/100x40=8

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