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You estimate that a puppy weighs 12 pounds. The actual weight of the puppy is 14 pounds. Find the percent error. Round your answer to the nearest hundredth of a percent. Help me Im stuck..!

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  1. 100(2/12) = ?

  2. 85%?

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  3. no

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  4. 14.29

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  5. 14.29

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