# Math (Percentage)

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### Math

You searched for: Many states are carefully considering steps that would help them collect sales taxes on items purchased through the internet. how many randomly selected sales transactions must be surveyed to determine the percentage that transpired over the internet/ Assume ...

### percentages

Hi I want to know what one amount is a percentage of another example what is 0.74 and a percentage of 4.91 thanks What is the percentage of .74 of 4.01? percent= .74/4.02 * 100 Thank You !!!!!!

### Statistics

A Gallup Poll reported the percentage of Americans who approve of the President's job performance was 47% with a margin of error of 2 percentage points. What is a 95% confidence interval for the population percentage? A. 41% to 53% B. 45% to 49% C. 46% to 48% D. 43% to 51%

### Math

Grade 7 students were surveyed to determine how many hours per day they spent on various activities. The results are shown in the circle graph below. About how many hours per day altogether were spent on watching TV and homework? The percentage for watching TV is 13% The ...

### math-calculus

The following equation shows the approximate relationship between the percentage y of total personal consumption spent on food and the corresponding percentage x spent on education. y = 38/x^0.38 percentage points; (6.5 ≤ x ≤ 17.5). According to the model, spending...

### Economics

What happens to the percentage of an income that is taxed when income rises and the tax is a proportional one? A. The percentage of tax falls. B. The percentage of tax rises. C. The percentage rises and then falls. D. The percentage of tax stays the same. I'm guessing the tax ...

### math

I need to find what 0.10 is a percentage of 0.72. and what 0.10 is a percentage of 0.62. Please help asap!!!!!

### profit and loss

mr. rajesh calculates his profit percentage as a percentage of selling price. he sells an item for rs.150 and calculates his profit percentage to be 20% what is the true profit percentage

### math percentage diff

a value of 2.40 increased to 4.48 in 5 years. what is the change in percentage each year? this one was difficult to figure out..

### math

about what percentage of the population believe saying F to ber true? = what percentage of 250148571.0 = 136,800,000?

### Math

In an interbarangay basketball league the team from barangay Culiat has won 12 out of 25 games a winning percentage of 48% .We have seen that they need to win 8 games consecutively to raise their percentage to at least 60%. What will be their winning percentage if they win 10 ...

### math

In an interbarangay basketball league the team from barangay Culiat has won 12 out of 25 games a winning percentage of 48% .We have seen that they need to win 8 games consecutively to raise their percentage to at least 60%. What will be their winning percentage if they win 10 ...

### Statistics

Many states are carefully considering steps that would help them collect sales taxes on items purchased through the Internet. How many randomly selected sales transactions must be surveyed to determine the percentage that transpired over the Internet? Assume that we want to be...

### Math

A clothing retailer purchased a line of fall leather coats which were priced to sell at $600 each. This price reflected a markup of 45% on the selling price. At the end of the season the retailer had three coats left, which were marked down to 25% and sold. What was the ...

### statistics

many states are considering steps that would help them collect sales taxes on items purchased through the internet. how many randomly selected sales transactions must be surveyed to determine the percentage that transpired over the internet? assume that we want to be 99 ...

### Math-statistics

Assume that a set of test scores is normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 20. Use the 68-95-99.7 rule to find the following quantiles: a.percentage of scores less than 100 b. relative frequency of scores less than 120 c. percentage of scores less ...

### Statistics

College officials want to estimate the percentage of students who carry a gun, knife, or other such weapon. How many randomly selected students must be surveyed in order to be 94% confident that the sample percentage has a margin of error of 2 percentage points?

### Marketing Math - markup/mark down

A clothing retailer purchased a line of fall leather coats which were priced to sell at $600 each. This price reflected a markup of 45% on the selling price. At the end of the season the retailer had three coats left, which were marked down 25% and sold. What was the retailer'...

### math

A student spends 37.5% of his money on food 28.75%on rent and 15% on books. what percentage what percentage of her money is left to spend on other things

### math

A factory kept increasing it's output by the same percentage every year .find the percentage if it is known that the output is doubled in the last two years.

### Maths Percentage

(1)Raghu has some apple. He sold 40% more than he ate. If he sold 70 apples, how many did he ate? (2)A man gives 10% of his money to his children and 20% of the remaining to trust.If he is still left Rs 9600, what did he originally have? (3)A boy remains awake for 12 hours in ...

### Math

calculate the rate percentage per year if $3240 is paid as intrest on 12000 for 2 and a half years. whats percentage pre year?

### Percentage

On a rainy day,out of 150 students in a school 25 were absent.find the percentage of students absent from the school? What percentage of students are percentage?

### Math

Alice usually has a 80% shooting percentage in basketball. On Monday she scored 16 baskets in 22 attempts. If she scores her usual percentage on Tuesday by scoring 20 baskets, how many shots did she attempt?

### Statistics

The music industry must adjust to the growing practice of consumers downloading songs instead of buying CDs. It therefore becomes important to estimate the proportion of songs that are currently downloaded. How many randomly selected song purchases must be surveyed to ...

### Statistics

The music industry must adjust to the growing practice o consumers downloading songs instead of buying CDs. It therefore becomes important to estimate the proportion of songs that are currently downloaded. How many randomly selected song purchases must be surveyed to determine...

### math

i really need help im really confused on what to do to find the percentage write 3 3/5 as a percentage

### Algebra1

Please check these for me. 11. Find: 32 out of 38 in percentage 84.2% 12. Find: 41 out of 51 in percentage 80.3% 13. Find: 69 out of 70 in percentage 98.5% 14. Find: 32 out of 110 in percentage 29% 15. Find: 41 out of 40 in percentage 102.5% Thank you

### Math

The circle graph shows data on the suitability of land for farming. Which three categories together account for exactly half of the land? The percetage for Too Shallow is 13% The percentage for Chemical Problems is 25% The percentage for Too Dry is 30% The percentage for ...

### Math

Equation: t=5(logP/log0.5) P is the percentage of caffiene in the bloodstream related to t, time elapsed in hours Suppose you drink a cup of coffee at 9:00 a.m. What percentage of the caffiene will remain in your body at noon?

### Math

How do you convert fractions to a percentage? give me an example and ill explain what is the percentage for 7/4? divide 7 by 4. 1.75 multiply by 100 175 7 is 175 percent of 4. so, 175% = 7/4?

### Math

We are currently studying "earning money" for math. I read this sentence: When a store claculates its profit as a percentage of its cost price the profit is always bigger than the profit calculated as a percentage of the selling price. What does it mean and please give me an ...

### statistics

Assume that a set of test scores is normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 20. Use the 68-95-99.7 rule to find the following quantities: Suggest you make a drawing and label first… a.Percentage of scores less than 100b.Relative frequency of ...

### excel graphing

In column F (cell ranges F5:F16), use an appropriate formula to calculate the percentage of the grand total for each type of office supply. Format the results in the Percentage style. If necessary, decrease the decimal places to round the results to the nearest whole percent. ...

### math (cant figure it out)

Activity Boys Girls Total Walk 3 6 Bike 5 3 Skateboard 2 1 Total ______________ What percentage of the total students chose skateboarding? 10% 20% 30% none of these** . 4. What percentage of the boys chose walking? 30%* 45% 25% none of these . 5. What percentage of the ...

### Math

Suppose that the function represents the percentage of inbound e-mail in the U.S. that is considered spam, where x is the number of years after 2002. Use this model to approximate the percentage of spam in the year 2006 to the nearest tenth of a percent. Please show work.. ...

### math

1.3:75 to a percentage 2.1:30 to a percentage 3.4/8 to a ratio 4.20/100 to a ratio 5.solve for x: 1.7:8 ::21:x 2.6:10::x:40

### Math

Are these correct ?. My grade counts on this and I'm not the best at math. I. Interest is ____?. (1pt) a. The amount of money your bank pays you for the use of only your money. b. The amount you might pay for a loan. * c. A percentage rate. d. All of the above. II. When ...

### percentage

you have 50 students one day and 70 the next what is the percentage increase

### statistics

Using the 68-95-99.7rule. Assume that a set of test scores is normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 20. Use the 68-95-99.7 rule to find the following quantities: a. percentage of scores less than 100 b. relative frequency of scores less than 120 c...

### Math Calculator help

Assume that a normal distribution has a mean of 21 and a standard deviation of 2. Use the empirical rule to find the percentage of values that lie above 23. Now I did this on the Ti 83 by using Normalcdf(-5,1) and getting an answer of 0.84 and then 1-0.84 and I get about 15.9 ...

### Statistics

Assume that a set of test scores is normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 20. Use the 68-95-99.7 rule to find the following quantities: Suggest you make a drawing and label first… a. Percentage of scores less than 100 b. Relative frequency of ...

### auguta tech

Assume that a set of test scores is normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 20. Use the 68-95-99.7 rule to find the following quantities: a. Percentage of scores less than 100=50 percent b. Relative frequency of scores less than 120= 0.34+0.135+0....

### statistics

Assume that a set of test scores is normally distrbuted with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 20. Use the 68-95-99.7 rule to find the following quantities: Suggest you make a drawing and label first.... a. Percentage of scores less than 100. b. Relative frequency of ...

### statistics

Assume that a set of test scores is normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 20. Use the 68-95-99.7 rule to find the following quantities: Suggest you make a drawing and label first… a. Percentage of scores less than 100 b. Relative frequency of ...

### statistics

Assume that a set of test scores is normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 20. Use the 68-95-99.7 rule to find the following quantities: Suggest you make a drawing and label first… a. Percentage of scores less than 100 b. Relative frequency of ...

### math,percentage

Ruzita bought 3kg of chicken.she used 0.75kg of the chicken to cook curry and another 0.13kg to stew w/ vegetables.what percentage of the chicken was not used?

### Math

Given the two-way relative frequency table below, which of the following statements is correct? Autumn Winter Spring Summer Total Male 0.10 0.08 0.11 0.16 0.45 Female 0.14 0.12 0.05 0.24 0.55 Total 0.24 0.20 0.16 0.40 1 A. The largest percentage of people surveyed chose winter...

### Statistics... I need help

. Assume that a set of test scores is normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 20. Use the 68-95-99.7 rule to find the following quantities: (Hint: Make a drawing and label first) a. Percentage of scores less than 100 b. Relative frequency of scores ...

### statistics

Assume that a set of test scores is normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 20. Use the 68-95-99.7 rule to find the following quantities: a. Percentage of scores less than 100 b.Relative frequency of scores less than 120 c.Percentage of scores less ...

### math

How do you figure the percentage of ratios for example 30:30 what would the percentage be? How do you divide them and what number do you divide by what number?

### auguta tech

a. Percentage of scores less than 100=50 percent b. Relative frequency of scores less than 120= 0.34+0.135+0.0235+0.015+0.84 c. Percentage of scores less than 140 d. Percentage of scores less than 80 e. Relative frequency of scores less than 60 f. Percentage of scores greater ...

### Chemistry

Can you help me understand how to review the math definition... what "percentage" means. I need to know what the total mass of the mixture of 42 grams of apples and 96 grams of oranges. ANd what is the percentage of mass the apples are? Thank you.

### Math

solve. A rectangular room with an area of 300 square feet. I need to change the area to 363 square feet by increasing both the length and the width by the same percentage. By what percentage did the increase

### statistics

Using the 68-95-99.7 rule: Assume that a set of test scores is normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 20. Use the 68-95-99.7 rule to find the following quantities: Suggest you make a drawing and label first… a. Percentage of scores less than 100...

### statistics

Using the 68-95-99.7 rule: Assume that a set of test scores is normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 20. Use the 68-95-99.7 rule to find the following quantities: Suggest you make a drawing and label first… a. Percentage of scores less than 100 ...

### stats

Using the 68-95-99.7 rule: Assume that a set of test scores is normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 20. Use the 68-95-99.7 rule to find the following quantities: Suggest you make a drawing and label first… a. Percentage of scores less than 100 ...

### statistic

Using the 68-95-99.7 rule: Assume that a set of test scores is normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 20. Use the 68-95-99.7 rule to find the following quantities: a. Percentage of scores less than 100 b. Relative frequency of scores less than 120 ...

### math

How do you figure out a percentage with a fraction of a number. For example 66 2/3 of ________ = 74? change the percentage to a decimal or fraction. Lets do fraction: 66 percent is 2/3 2/3 * Number = 74 multiply both sides by 3/2 Number = 3/2 * 74

### biology

A man with normal color vision marries a woman who is colorblind. What percentage of their sons would be colorblind, what percentage of their daughters would be colorblind, what percentage of their daughters would be carriers of the colorblind gene?

### Statistics

Measurements on the percentage of enrichment of 12 fuel rods used in a nuclear reactor were reported as follows; 3.11 2.88 3.08 3.01 2.84 2.86 3.04 3.09 3.08 2.89 3.12 2.98 a. Test the Hypothesis H0: µ = 2.95 versus H1: µ 0 ≠ 2.95, and draw appropriate conclusions. Use...

### statistics

3. Measurements on the percentage of enrichment of 12 fuel rods used in a nuclear reactor were reported as follows; 3.11 2.88 3.08 3.01 2.84 2.86 3.04 3.09 3.08 2.89 3.12 2.98 a. Test the Hypothesis H0: µ = 2.95 versus H1: µ 0 ≠ 2.95, and draw appropriate conclusions. ...

### statics

Using the 68-95-99.7 rule: Assume that a set of test scores is normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 20. Use the 68-95-99.7 rule to find the following quantities: Suggest you make a drawing and label first…Drawings need not be included in ...

### Algebra

I do not understand this homework at all. Any help or elaboration would be greatly appreciated. Thanks. 100 juniors at Southwest High took the SAT test. The scores were distributed normally with a mean of 22 and a standard deviation of 3. Label the mean and three standard ...

### Computer Science/Excel

Here's the problem: John believes that the average American will be in debt forever. He decides to create a table that demonstrates this. He thinks that given 60 months (5 years) to get out of debt and the annual percentage rates 1-5 and 7-15 the percentage of the balance ...

### Sociology (Stats) Std. Dev

Given (μ) = 500, and σ = 100. What percentage of the SAT scores falls: A) Between 500 and 600? The percentage falls 1 σ above the (μ), 68.26% / 2 = 34.13% B) Between 400 and 600? The percentage falls 1 σ below and 1 σ above the (μ) C) Between...

### Math

I am having a hard time figuring this out. Can someone assist me in the right direction? Here is the problem: 5. When managing a business, it is important to take inventory of where your money is spent. You have a monthly budget of $5,000. Refer to the table below and answer ...

### math

Activity Boys Girls Total Walk 3 6 Bike 5 3 skateboard 2 1 3. What percentage of the total students chose skateboarding? (1 point) 10% 20% 30% none of these *** 4. What percentage of the boys chose walking? (1 point) 30% **** 45% 25% none of these 5. What percentage of the ...

### Economic

Relative to people at the turn of the nineteenth century, people today spend A.a larger percentage of their income on clothing B. a smaller percentage of their income on clothing C. about the same percentage of their income on clothing D. about four times as much on clothing i...

### Statistics

4. The Graduate Record Exam (GRE) has a combined verbal and quantitative mean of 1000 and a standard deviation of 200. Scores range from 200 to 1600 and are approximately normally distributed. For each of the following problems: (a) draw a rough sketch, darkening in the ...

### Statistics

4. The Graduate Record Exam (GRE) has a combined verbal and quantitative mean of 1000 and a standard deviation of 200. Scores range from 200 to 1600 and are approximately normally distributed. For each of the following problems: (a) draw a rough sketch, darkening in the ...

### math

Hi. What was the percentage increase in energy consumption from 1970-1988? In 1970 it was 66.4 and in 1988 it was 80.2 So I divide 80.2 by 66.4, right? So I get 1.2. Is the percentage increase 1.2%, .2%, 20% or 120%? Thanks!

### math

percentage increase for 2,556,000,000 to 6,279,000,000 do you divide to get percentage or subtract then divide by 2 confused on this one.

### statistics

4. The Graduate Record Exam (GRE) has a combined verbal and quantitative mean of 1000 and a standard deviation of 200. Scores range from 200 to 1600 and are approximately normally distributed. For each of the following problems: (a) draw a rough sketch, darkening in the ...

### Chemistry+Percentage

Calculate the percentage of water in each of the following hydrates. Aluminum bromide hexahydrate I just need help setting this up. I can work it from there Would it be: AlBr * 6H2O Did I write it right?

### Math -Data management Grade 12

10 year old kids were asked to run around the track. Their times were normally distributed with a mean of 58.3 sec. and a standard deviation of 7.1 sec. a) What percentage of times will be less than 50 seconds? b) What percentage of times will be between 50 and 60 seconds?

### Math

the time required for one complete oscillation of a pendulum is called its period. if the length L of the pendulum is measured in feet and the period P n seconds, then the period is given by P=2¶(L/g)^1/2, where g is constant. use differentials to show the percentage error in...

### math

The diameter and the slant height of a cone are both 24 cm. Find the radius of the largest sphere that can be placed inside the cone. (The sphere is therefore tangent to the base of the cone.) The sphere occupies a certain percentage of the cone’s volume. First estimate this...

### CHEM

A student used 10 mL water instead of 30 mL for extraction of salt from mixture. How may this change the percentage of NaCl extracted? My book says: % NaCl= (grams of NaCl / total grams of mixture) x 100 What I don't get is if it does change the percentage, why? It says the ...

### HEalth

how much carboydrates we need in percentage in a day how much Fats we need in a day in percentage Why do we need fat how much percentage of protein we need what is complex carbohydreates

### Chemistry

1.) A 3.000gram sample of a hydrate compound containing Co, C2O4, and H2O was combusted to give 1.316g of Co3O4. What is the percentage of Cobalt in the oxide? 3.) 2.000 grams of a sample containing Co, C2O4, and H2O showed there to be 0.9621g of oxalate in the sample. Was is ...

### maths(percentage)

45000 candidates appeared in examination. Out of these,40% were girls. If 70% boys and 75% girls passed, what was the result percentage ?

### Finance Management

3. A corporation’s capital structure is composed of common stock and preferred stock. If the percentage of common stock is three times the percentage of preferred stock in the capital structure, the percentage of common stock minus the percentage of preferred stock in the ...

### Statistics 15.34

For the data below with y = touchdown percentage and x= interceiption percentage, determine and interpret the coefficients of correlation and determination. Rating TD% Inter% S. Young 96.8 5.6 2.6 K. Warner 95.7 5.5 3.5 D. Culpepper 93.2 5.4 3.1 P. Manning 92.3 5.6 3.1 J. ...

### fraction&percentage

express each fraction as a percentage and round off to 2 decimal places. a)79/148 b)58/379 c)15/52 d)43/95

### physics

Percentage error in displacement time and mass are 2%, 1% and 3%. Find percentage error in the measurement of force.

### Algebra

the price of technology stock has risen to 9.68. Yesterday's price was 9.57. Find the percentage increase. Round to the nearest tenth. 9.68-9.57 0.11 I can't figure out how to get the percentage

### statistics

Using the 68-95-99.7 rule: Assume that a set of test scores is normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 20. Use the 68-95-99.7 rule to find the following quantities: Suggest you make a drawing and label first… a. (0.1 point) Percentage of scores ...

### Java

I need to write a Java program using an input file with the below data. I don’t even know where to begin. I have written others but this one has me totally confused. I know how to do it using math WL% = Wins / (Wins + Losses) I also wrote this to use but, can’t figure out ...

### percentage

Evelyn has a ribbon 420cm long.She uses 216cm to decorate a present.what percentage of the ribbon is left?Express your answer correct to 1 decimal place

### chemistry

Henry's law constant for N2 and O2 is 1.6 *10^-6and 8.77*10^-7 molal/mm Hg at 298k.Air has 78 mole percentage N2 and 21 mole percentage O2.at atmospheric pressure the ratio of solubility of N2 and O2 in water is?

### Statistics

The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) has a combined verbal and quantitative mean of 1000 and a standard deviation of 200. Scores range from 200 to 1600 and are approximately normally distributed. For each of the following problems: 1. Draw a rough sketch, darkening the ...

### statistics

The Graduate Record Exam (GRE) has a combined verbal and quantitative mean of 1000 and a standard deviation of 200. Scores range from 200 to 1600 and are approximately normally distributed. What percentage score above 1300? What percentage score above 800? What percentage ...

### accouting

Nancy Company has budgeted sales of $300,000 with the following budgeted costs: Direct materials $60,000 Direct manufacturing labor 40,000 Factory overhead Variable 30,000 Fixed 50,000 Selling and administrative expenses Variable 20,000 Fixed 30,000 Question 1: Compute the ...

### Statistics

The table I have is: Color of Candy Frequency Proportion (as a fraction and decimal) Percentage Red 13 13/100 or .13 13% Orange 25 25/100 or .25 25% Yellow 8 8/100 or .08 8% Brown 8 8/100 or .08 8% Blue 27 27/100 or .27 27% Green 19 19/100 or .19 19% TOTALS 100 100/100 or 1 ...

### statistics

Given a distribution of scores with a mean of 26 and standard deviation of 6. assuming normality what percentage of the cases fall between 18 and 27, what percentage of the cases lie above score 18 and below 29

### percentage

There are two distinct natural numbers. Each is first increased by 10 then by same percentage as each was increased for the first time. Each number finally results in 72 Find the difference between the numbers. i have received your answer as your faculty posted the answer but ...

### arithmetic

In a box of 800 oranges,72 are bad.what percentage is bad?what percentage is good?

### math

Assume that the average annual salary for a worker in the United States is $30,500 and that the annual salaries for Americans are normally distributed with a standard deviation equal to $6,250. Find the following: (A) What percentage of Americans earn below $19,000? (B) What ...