Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0134467795
ISBN 13: 978-0-13446-779-5

Chapter 6 - Percent - Summary Exercises - Using the Percent Proportions and Percent Equation - Page 432: 22


1749 dog owners do not take their dogs on vacation.

Work Step by Step

Find the whole Divide the percent by 100. Fill in the percent equation. part=(percent)(whole) $901=(0.34)x$ Divide both sides by the percent: $2650=x$ X is the total dog owners. To find the dog owners who did not take their dogs on vacation, subtract 2650 from 901.
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.