## Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

If 86% were successful then 100-86=14% were successful. The percent is 14%. The whole is 15,401. The part is unknown. $\frac{x}{15401} = \frac{14}{100}$ $100x = 14\times15401$ $\frac{100x}{100}\times = \frac{215614}{100}$ $x = 2156.14$