Elementary Algebra

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Chapter 4 - Proportions, Percents, and Solving Inequalities - 4.2 - Percents and Problem Solving - Problem Set 4.2 - Page 155: 9

150%

Work Step by Step

In order to convert a fraction into a percent, we use the equation: $\frac{n}{100}=\frac{3}{2}$. We cross multiply to obtain: 2n=300. We divide both sides of the equation by 2 to obtain that n=150%.

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