## Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

There are 50 calories in an $8-oz$ serving of the Cranberry Juice Drink.
Typical percentage problem: What percent ($n$, as a decimal number) of (the base amount $y$) is $x?$ Translated:$\quad n\cdot y=x$ --- Here, What percent ($n=240\%$) of ($y=?$) is ($x=120$)$?$ Translated:$\quad 2.4\cdot y=120$ ... divide with $2.4$ $y=50$