Elementary Technical Mathematics

Published by Brooks Cole
ISBN 10: 1285199197
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-919-1

Chapter 1 - Section 1.14 - Rate, Base, and Part - Exercises: 19

Answer

112.8

Work Step by Step

The rate is 235%. The base is 48, the number following "of". The part is unknown. Move the decimal two places to the left to convert the percent to a decimal. $P=BR=(48)(2.35)=112.8$
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