Example2.5.2

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

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

  2. \(\$7.20\) is what percent of \(\$24.00\text{?}\)

  3. \(\$7.20\) is \(30\%\) of how much money?

Solution
in-context