Do as many problems as you can in this exercise.
Calculate Percentage by Composition.
During one waiter’s shift, he delivered appetizers, entrées, and desserts. Follow the instructions below to interact with the applet.
Calculate Percentage of an Amount.
20% of 5,000 is 1,000 and 21% of 5,000 is 1,050.
Interpret Percentage Problems.
(1.) The population of City A was approximately 243,000 people, and it increased by 8% in one year.
(2.) The population of city B was approximately 7,150,000, and it decreased by 0.8% in one year.
22% of 65 is 14.3.
(2.) Explain your reasoning.
A certain type of car has room for 4 passengers.
(1.) Write an equation relating the number of cars to the number of passengers .
(2.) How many passengers would fit in 78 cars?
(3.) How many cars would be needed if there are 76 passengers?