Algebra 1

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133500403
ISBN 13: 978-0-13350-040-0

Chapter 2 - Solving Equations - 2-9 Percents - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises: 36

Answer

60 is 250% of 24.

Work Step by Step

Plug the values into this equation, where b is one value, p is the percent, expressed as a decimal, and a is p percent of b. $a=p\%\times b$ substitute $60=2.50\times b$ divide both sides by 2.50 $60\div2.5=2.5b\div2.5$ $24=b$
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