Elementary Algebra

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285194055
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-405-9

Chapter 4 - Proportions, Percents, and Solving Inequalities - Chapter 4 Review Problem Set: 30

Answer

The answer is 72.

Work Step by Step

Let X be the number we are looking for. The word β€œis” refers to equality, so this question translates to: X = 180% of 40 180% of 40 means 180% $\times$ 40, so: X = 180% $\times$ 40 X = 1.8 $\times$ 40 X = 72
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.