# maths..

A is 20% greater than B.What percent is B smaller than A?

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
3. 👁 106
1. B is 100%.
A is 20% greater, so 120%.
So B is 20/120 smaller than B.
Convert 20/120 to percentage.

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0

## Similar Questions

1. ### math

Two numbers are such that twice the greater number exceeds twice the smaller one by 18 and 1/3 of the smaller and 1/5 of the greater numbers are together 21.The numbers are:

2. ### Math

If the difference of two numbers is a and the smaller is x, what is the greater number?

asked by Ashleigh Cunningham on October 23, 2013
3. ### math

which of the following is a true statement? a. when comparing two integers, the integer with the greater absolute value is always the greater integer. b. when comparing two integers, the integer with the greater absolute value

asked by Mackenzie on March 5, 2018
4. ### Physics

The greater the work function for a metal, A) the greater the speed of the ejected electron B) the smaller the speed of the ejected electron C) the more electrons are ejected D) the lower the threshold frequency E) none of the

asked by danielle on January 13, 2010
1. ### Physics!

A wheel rotates with a constant angular acceleration of 3.50 rad/s2. The angular speed of the wheel is 2.00 rad/s at t = 0. If the radius of the wheel is doubled, Are the following statements affected? If so, in what way? (Select

asked by Diane M. on December 1, 2009
2. ### i don't understand this math

1. Which of the following is greater than 4.3 x 10^9 a. 2.1 x 10^9 b. 3.2 x 10^9 c. 5.3 x 10^9 d. 7.4 x 10^8 2. Which of the following is less than 6.5 x 10^-5 a. 1.4 x 10^-3 b. 2.5 x 10^-4 c. 7.8 x 10^-5 d. 4.6 x 10^-6 3.

asked by Nyla on September 12, 2012
3. ### maths

Find two numbers whose sum is 39 and the greater number exceeds the smaller one by five.

asked by Qfuta gajavan on January 28, 2014
4. ### Math

The side of 2 square fields are in the ratio of 3:5.the area of the larger field is 576m^2 greater than the area of the smaller field .Find the area of this smaller field?

asked by Samama on April 22, 2018
1. ### chemistry

The KHP used in the titration with NaOH was contaminated with sodium hydrogen phyhalate (NaHC8H4O4), but you didn't know it. State the effect of the final result (falsely high, falsely low, or unaffected) Explain. thanks These

asked by bria on September 20, 2006
2. ### Chemistry

Ethane gas, or dicarbon hexahydride, undergoes combustion to produce carbon dioxide gas and water vapor. A.) What mass of the un named reactant is required to react with 2.20 moles of ethane? B.) How many molecules of the porduct,

asked by Anonymous on May 9, 2011
3. ### Physics

Please help ! Finish the following statement: "The greater the number of lines on a diffraction grating of a given size," a)the greater b)smaller then a)the range of wavelengths that can be diffracted b)the distance between the

asked by Jamie on January 6, 2010
4. ### Math

If the difference of two consecutive numbers is 15 and the greater of them is X then the smaller number is

asked by Bibek on July 2, 2017