Percentage as fractions

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shergo21
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Percentage as fractions

Postby shergo21 » Wed Sep 12, 2012 4:14 am

Need to express the first number as a percentage of the 2nd number. Men Salary $33,196 and Woman salary $20,922. What do I do- confused??

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Re: Percentage as fractions

Postby little_dragon » Wed Sep 12, 2012 4:30 pm

shergo21 wrote:Need to express the first number as a percentage of the 2nd number. Men Salary $33,196 and Woman salary $20,922. What do I do- confused??

do like they show here: http://www.purplemath.com/modules/percntof.htm
so div 1st num by 2nd num times by 100 and put "%" sign on it
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