###### Example 2.7.2

Translate each statement involving percents below into an equation. Define any variables used. (Solving these equations is an exercise).

How much is \(30\%\) of \(\$24.00\text{?}\)

\(\$7.20\) is what percent of \(\$24.00\text{?}\)

\(\$7.20\) is \(30\%\) of how much money?