## Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

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# Chapter 6 - Percent - Summary Exercises - Using the Percent Proportions and Percent Equation - Page 431: 9

#### Answer

$\frac{13}{50}$ 0.26 26%

#### Work Step by Step

Fraction $\frac{286}{1100}$ = $\frac{286\div22}{1100\div22}$ = $\frac{13}{50}$ Decimal $286=(x)(1100)$ = $286\div1100=(x)(1100)\div1100$ = $0.26=x$ Percent 0.26 = 26%

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