Basic College Mathematics (9th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0321825535
ISBN 13: 978-0-32182-553-7

Chapter 6 - Percent - Test - Page 472: 11



Work Step by Step

Convert the mixed number to an improper fraction. $2\frac{1}{2}=\frac{5}{2}$ $\frac{5}{2}=\frac{p}{100}$ Cross multiply to solve for p. $2p=(5)(100)$ $2p\div2=500\div2$ $p=250$
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.