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Percentages, Fractions, and Decimal Values

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Percentages are defined as a fraction or portion of a whole. Generally percentages deal with an amount out of one hundred but can be used in sales, economics, and science. If you've walked into any store you're sure to find something marked a certain percent off. Fractions are not whole numbers with a numerator over a denominator. Usually the numerator and denominator are expressed as integers. There are four types of fractions: simple fractions, complex fractions, mixed fractions, and improper fractions. Decimals are also not integers. They are expressed often like 0.34 and are often rounded off since some go for too long. Both decimals and fractions are also used to convert to percentages.
On base percentageIn baseball statistics, on base percentage (OBP) is a measure of how often a batter gets to first base for any reason other than a fielding error or a fielder's choice. It may be calculated as:(H + BB + HBP) / (AB + BB + HBP + SF) OBP is sometimes referred to as "on base average" o…
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The official formula for on-base percentage is (Hits + Walks + Hit by pitch) / (At-bats + Walks + Hit by pitch + sacrifice flies). Reaching base on an error goes against your BA and OBP, as it doesn't count as a hit but counts as an at bat.
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There is no set probability for every 3-point shot. Every player has their own 3-point percentage, which is simply the number of 3-point shots made divided by the number of 3-point shots attempted. The average three point percentage is around 35%, while the generally high percentages are around …
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Generally speaking, the highest percentage shots are the ones closest to the basket while not being opposed by a defender close by. The dunk is almost a sure thing, while layups are missed periodically. Dunks have a higher percentage in shot making. Dunking is the highest percentage shot in the NBA…
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Treating this as an ideal resistance, voltage will be half, so current will be half. Power (which is V * I) is one fourth, so you will only draw 10W.
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1. Bobby Bowden, Florida State .757 2. Joe Paterno, Penn State .751 3. Jim Tressel, Ohio State .741 4. Steve Spurrier, South Carolina .738
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I'm not entirley sure what that would be, but my advice would be to go to a dermatoligist. Good luck!  AwnserI too suffer from this but only from time to time and i noticed that during the summer they were at their worst but only when i was in the sun. But they do occur during winter and when …
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Take the motor in to a professionl pool service company or motor rewind shop.
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All sorts of lenders offer mortgages for as little as 3% down. It depends on what you qualify for, and what kind of financing you want to accept (MI, second mortgage, etc.)Ask around.  Do a little research. We've bought homes with NO downpayment.Yes, it really is possible.But for most people, …
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This happened to me once. and it was so is frustrating.Here's how I fixed mine (don't forget to set a restore point in case something goes wrong?): using your keyboards arrow keys, tab keys, hot keys, etc. to navigate your system.-- REBOOT in SAFE MODE.-- Go to START > SETTTINGS > CONTROL PANE…
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Stock will always trade lower than the bid (unless there's a possibility of a higher bid) as they bid may not go through and thus it's a premium.
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The average percentage of a woman getting abused is at least 46%.
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No, it is not abuse when you don't support your children, but I can tell you the name "man" does not fit this person either. Men should be willing to pay child support and no excuse is ever acceptable. If he is giving the excuse his ex will just spend the money on herself and not the kids, he can g…
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Rosie the Riveter is a fictional character created during WWII. It is a picture of a woman wearing a bandana and holding a wrench saying "We Can Do it!" Rosie is a popular icon representing the many jobs women filled during World War II. Important in feminist iconography. -Jordan bancroft During WW…
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Answer: Well some kids just bother people cuz they think its cool and funny just to show off to there hommies and others but i would just ignore and walk away or tell the teacher or the princeable or maybe your parents ... but the best way to tell the bully to stop is Look only god can judge me im …
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Answer On the face of it, this does not sound correct. Sure they can bill you, doesn't mean that they will get paid. I would ask for an itemized bill for the (2) charges and an explanation in writing. Also let your insurance carrier know of what occurred. The doctors will more likely pay attentio…
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Practically speaking, you basically have two options for how to price products and services: based on your costbased on your competition's prices Theoretically speaking, you always want to price something as high as the market will bear. In others words, you want to charge as much as your customers…
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The on base percentage is the amount of times you reach home base divided by the number of times you bat. That figures in your hits, walks, hit by pitches, or any other way you get on base.The acronym used in baseball for this is OBP.
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It depends on your volume and who you sign up through ie: a bank, or other vendor. Usually it ends up being 2-5%. Visa and MC also charge extra fees for many other things. You will be charged extra if you manually enter a card number instead of swiping it, if you don't settle at the end of every day…
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Are you serious? Tattooing a number to your body has many different meanings. I would tattoo the number 13 because I was born on that day, My name begins with the letter M, which is the 13th letter of the alphabet and because I consider it lucky.
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Answer Are you sure it is tarnished and not an off-metal strike? Should be able to tell by weight. And if it's not valuable, spend it and let someone else worry about it. Answer Brasso or another metal polish will do the trick. You could also just use some fine steel wool and do it "dry" or m…
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Answer I got my first model 24 when I was 14. Now I'm 58 and looking at the very same gun in a cabinet. Was going to give it to my grandson and get him started, but found the price of them is getting up there. I mowed lawns all summer, after my Dad died, and the owner of the hardware store promis…
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Answers: Exercise Floss Stretch Practice Abstinence Recycle Admit that "Football" is the number one game in the world! Drive on the left
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List (Disused if you want, still in use if you want...)We search in Internet for chat.Search the Internet for "funny how-to articles".Nothing.Not do what we wanted.Play the PlayStation.Go to the Falkland Islands, where some of the most interesting wildlife on earth is found.Do the things in the priv…
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Check with INS but first thing to do is apply for his Residency. The moving to Mexico is really not necessary (check with immigration lawyer - free consultation) and No you would NOT have to move also. They tell him to move back to Mexico to make it easier to handle him if he is denied Residency. He…
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it could be worn cam and crank gears or even junk chain check the shear pin on the gear at the bottom of the distributor arm it may be brokenMaybe the clamp that secures the distributor in place has loss it's tension.
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The minimum wageThe minimum wage is the lowest amount an employer may pay an employee for working as measured by payment unit per time unit; equivalently in economics, it is the lowest price a worker may charge for the sale of their labour. This varies according to currency (for obvious reasons), th…
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7.25 Minimum wage is the lowest wage allowed by law. Most states have a minimum wage of $7.75 to $8.00 per hour.
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You lose the same amount over any given exposed area of your body. Your head may lose up to ten percent more due to a higher concentration of blood vessels close to the surface and a lower concentration of body fat. These conditions have been found to vary under the conditions of exercise but once p…
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I have a similar situation going on now. I purchased a vehicle for 4.9% for 72 months with no money down. I was called two days later and asked to come in and resign because the finance manager made a mistake and the interest rate should be 5.9% and Mitsubishi caught it. My friend and neighbor is an…
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They are the same thing because if you look in your book you will see that there is a 3800 and a 3100 available and they are rspectively a 3.8L and a 3.1L.
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i dont kno chik, so azk a new question chik! thanks that was alot of help. Not.
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Where? on your nose? yeah but don't go close to the piercing I have,nothing really happens,it's just weird. everywhere else is fine I had make up on my nose when I pierced it. Answer yes, as long as you are careful not to get it inside the piercing. ________________ I did nothing happened. …
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Eliminate the decimal by multiplying by 1 in the form of 100/100: (3.75x100)/100 = 375/100 Now reduce to smallest possible denominator by dividing both the numerator and denominator by their largest common factor (25): 15/4 or 3 3/4 Maybe worth mentioning. A fraction is always more accurate…
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Answer Not normally because the guy will usually end up goin off and findin another girl he likes after a year or so, sometimes even a month after they get married but sometimes they do ohh yea also sometimes they dont because the girl could go out and find someone else. Answer Not many of th…
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relax it isn't all badmore than likely.this is referred to as being codependant...basically if you are constantly switching from one partner to another it means that you need someone else to tell you that you are doing well. I'm not a shrink but I'm gonna throw this idea out for you...spend some tim…
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Symbolism of a Number 42 Tattoo The number 42 is the answer to life, the universe and everything from The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.
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Do you mean how do you convert inches into centimetres? If so then 1 inch = 2.54 cm. The inch is a length unit in the English Imperial system and must be avoided in science, technology, trading. The length unit in SI is the metre (with the symbol m). 1 m = 36,36996 inches.
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There is not this huge group of narcissists like the KKK waiting "to get you." Often people who are perfectionists or self absorbed have been ill-labeled with being a "narcissist." Actually, nailing down the personality of a narcissist is very difficult even for the professionals so I hardly feel w…
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Answer There is no average. If it is your first baby it usually happens between 36 and 38 weeks but if your baby is in an awkward position (as mine was) it may not happen until you go into labor. At the end of my (first) first stage (1 and 1/2 hours) it was still 1/5, second stage was another 3 …
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Tips I work for a casino and I receive tips so I hope this answer helps. I often get asked how much I should be tipped, or if there is a requirement. The best answer I know of is, tip what you think is best. Tips are like putting a dollar amount on how well you liked the service. If you thi…
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Myriad uses There are so many uses it boggles the mind. I will list a few, and perhaps people will add to it over time. Setting and calculating discounts on sale items at the store Calculating sales tax Test scores (percentage correct) Political polling Answer Rates, and percentage is jus…
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If you are a blood donor your blood can be given to anyone.Everyone who is O negative is OO negative, by father, husband and both my sons are all O negative.If you are a rhesus negative woman married to a rhesus positive man you may need to have Anti-D while pregnant and after delivery to prevent yo…
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Redefine the question because this is hard to answer. In the motorcycle club culture, 1% rose out of an AMA (American motorcycle association) add campaign in the late 50's that claimed 99% of motorcyclists were decent, god-fearing, red-blooded Americans. Clubs like the Hells Angels (along with myri…
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you can put them anywhere as long as you can get to them if they need to be replacedYou will have to have one ( 3 in. ) vent to outside. All other fixtures you canyou can use the studer vent. I would use them at each fixture
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What percentage????That just depends on what your refering to.Percentages of the blast off in Pokemon emerald?Percentages of Pokemon? Be a lilttle more specific
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Decimals represent tenths, hundreds, thousandths, and smaller fractions. You hear it when you say that 0.6 is "six tenths" (6/10) or that 0.35 is "thirty-five hundredths." Write out your decimal value as the numerator. Count the number of places after the decimal point, and make the value of 10 th…
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Realtors typically charge around 6% between commission and fees for selling a home. That amount is typically split roughly in half between listing broker & selling broker. Some custom services may be available for a greater or lower percent in your region, depending on the scope of work and mark…
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To show how much of something you have. Example i have 1/2 a jar of cherries. Its means i have one part of 2 parts of a jar of cherries.  A fraction is a number that represents part of a whole. A fraction is written in the form p/q, where q = 0. A fraction is a way of writing numbers that a…
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The state sales tax is 4 percent and the parish sales tax is 4.5 percent for a total of 8.5 percent for Grand Caillou, LA which is also called Dulac in Terrebonne Parish,LA. See 'Sources and related links' below for any updates to this rate since the time of this post..
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8.5% as of June 2012. See 'Sources and related links' below for the current rate.
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Let's look at an example and you will see. Take 1/2, which is is the same as 5/10, well that is .5. What we did was to take the fraction and rewrite it with a denominator that was 10, 100, 1000, or some power of 10. So 1/5 is 2/10 so it is .2, and 4/5 if 8/10 so it is .8. Some are harder like 1/3 Th…
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Answer 10% are absent...2/20 = 0.1 and 0.1*100% = 10% Answer Let, x be 2 out of 20 the percentage So, (2/20)*100 = x. Cancel out the common terms. 10 = x. So, 10% of children are absent. Source: www.icoachmath.com
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Lots of money. Commitment and guts! A previous divorce. A fiance A girlfriend; A ring; A fiance or a suit.
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if you have the number four cyl on compression stroke you would want the rotor pointed at cyl 4
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if this vehicle has a standard gearbox, i would have the clutch looked at.other problem could be water pump is about to fail
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people use math to tell time , height, distance, size,hope it helps folks
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$2.50 Two dollars and fifty cents Answer: We need to find 25 percent of 10 dollars. 25 percent of 10 dollars = 25% of 10 = (25/100)*10 (25/100)*100 = 0.25 * 10 =2.5 dollars. We know that 0.5 dollars =50 cents. Therefore 2 dollars and 50 cents. 25 percent of 10 dollars is 2 dollars and…
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body heat You lose a similar amount over any given exposed area of your body and only slightly more through the head due to a higher concentration of blood vessels close to the surface and a smaller percentage of fat. The common misconceptions are that one loses between thirty and eighty percent…
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decimals to fractions 0.1 = 1/10 0.456 = 456/1000 0.986747 = 986747/1000000 here are a few examples. you put the decimal over a power of 10, the number of 0's equals the number of digits after the first "0.", other zero's included. the decimal 0.00001 has 5 numbers after the first "0." so the frac…
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I normally take around 30-35%...it depends on the market. Currently with the NSW Police upping their patrols in the Mayfield and Islington area, business is down around 18%. As such my cut has dropped to 25% to allow fair trading. 100% as any true pimp....100% always
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Percentage change between two numbers A & B can be calculated as: (B-A)/A * 100 For example, if a stock price increases in value from $123 to $145 the percentage increase is: (145-123)/123 * 100 = 17.9% Alternatively, if a stock price decreases in value from $145 to $123 the percentage decre…
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Now I am assuming not too many are; also that question really depends on what you are talking about. Are you asking 90 thousand after or before taxes, because that also changes the percent. Also you did not assume a location 90 thousand is not the same amount in all places (speaking different countr…
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Labor Law Quick Facts:The Wisconsin minimum wage is $7.25 per hour ($2.33 per hour for tipped employees) and requires overtime after 40 hours. Minors and some disabled workers may be paid $5.90 per hour ($2.13 per hour if tipped). Workers who are 16 or 17 years old are entitled to overtime after wor…
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2 + 2 x 5 x 6 x 8 x 7 is the algorithm for that
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To calculate percentage growth do the following three-step calculation. Let's say your sales this year were $1 million. Last year, your sales were $750,000. First, subtract last year's sales from this year's sales. So, $1 million - 750,000 = 250,000 Then, divide the answer by last year's sales. …
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Slugging Percentage is a mathematical equation. A HR is four points, triple 3 points, a double is two, and a single is one. take the number of points added up, then divide by the number of at bats. For example, a batter goes 1 for 4 and hits a home run, which is four points. Four points divided into…
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Accountants use decimals by simply dividing the fractions and getting a decimal number. One does not need to be an accountant to use decimals.
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According to a 2012 Angus Reid Public Opinion poll, nearly three-in-ten Americans (29 percent) and one-in-five Canadians (21 percent) think Bigfoot is "definitely" or "probably" real.
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Inches can be expressed as decimals. 3/8 inch is the same as 0.375 inch.
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1.4 grams
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A decimal is not a unit of length. Therefore, the two units are incompatible.
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However many places in the decimal is how many zeros the denominator has. 0.34 = 34/100 0.575 = 575/1000
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Ratios, Percentages, and Proportions Let's look at this example: Convert the ratio 1/5 to percent. This is the same as solving a proportion because: 1/5=x/100 So ask yourself, what times 5 equals 100. The answer is 20. So, now multiply 20 to the 1 in 1/5. This will leave you with x=20. Final…
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The assessment of metallic alloy microstructure is not conducted by the application of volume fractions. Volume fractions, though applied to mixtures, are not appropriate in evaluating metallic crystal structures, even though there may be significant size differentials between the atoms of the metal…
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Converting a ratio to a percent is not the same as solving a proportion.
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Answer five-eights is one-eigtht larger than one-half...which, after converting to a common denominator, is four-eights.
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Algebra is the study of unknown factors (known as variables). Algebraic fractions are fractions with variables in the numerator or denominator, such as 36/x. Others include x2/y or 5x/y3. Since division by 0 is impossible, variables in the denominator have certain restrictions. The denominator can n…
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First you convert the number into a decimal. Then you multiply it by 360. Let's say you want 2% of a circle. That means you want 2% of 360 degrees. 2% is .02. 360 * .02 = 7.2. So 2% of a circle is 7.2 degrees. You can also set it up as a ratio. x/360 = 2/100 is a way of saying (what) out of 360 de…
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Example: 3 13/16"13 divided by 16 = 0.8125"3.0" + 0.8125" = 3.8125"3 and 13/16 of an inch . 1 inch = 25.4 mm. so 3x25.4=76.2 . now for the fractions.13 divided 16 = 0.8125 x 25.4=20.6 now add 76.2 and 20.6 and you've got your answer in mm
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Sounds like your fuel gauge sending unit is bad. The sending unit will have to be replaced as a whole. It is located in the fuel tank and may or may not be part of the fuel pump itself. New vehicles have the sending unit and the pump as one whole unit. Sometimes you can access the top of the fuel ta…
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Pharmacologically active natural products are frequently toxins and antifeedants to discourage predation. The alkaloids are bitter-tasting, the sesquiterpenes where you find feverfew and quinone, the alcohols such as ethanol and lactones are all classes of pharmacologically active naturals.
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Number divided by Number times 100. Examples: Someone shoots 10 baskets and they make 5. 5 / 10 = 0.50 * 100 = 50% They made 50% of their shots. Someone bets $5 and they win $5. They ended with $10 divided by the $5 they started with, $10 / $5 = 2.0 * 100 = 200% They now have 200% of what they …
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The minimum NHL player salary in 2005-06 and 2006-07 will be $450,000; $475,000 in 2007-08 and 2008-09; $500,000 in 2009-10 and 2010-11, and $525,000 in 2011-12 (to the extent the CBA is extended by the Union).What happens with players who have contracts for 2005-06 for less than the minimum salary?…
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t-shirts are very common in US. According to a survey, about 81% of the US population will wear a t-shirt by the time of the next presidential election.
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Decimal number 310 is equivalent to (1234) to the base 6
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Why do women leave it down? It's a force of habit, and in most cases the habit can be broken. For a most scholarly look at this common problem, see the Related link below...
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Conceiving of a million I once saw a poster in a classroom that simply consisted of fairly small dots on a page. At first glance it looked unimpressive - there were just thousands of these little greyish smudges. But looking closer, one saw that the dots were actually each comprised of a 10x10 ar…
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In a poll that appears to be from eHarmony (though it is reported on a UK website) found that 19% of married couples surveyed met online. The poll was conducted in 2006 and 2007 and surveyed 10,000 married couples. 17% of these couples met at work with the same percentage meeting through friends. In…
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The divorce rate for police dispatchers is approximately 12 percent. In the criminal justice field, the divorce rate is quite high because of the careers strenuous hours and the safety concerns.
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About 35% of the energy is the initial burst of thermal radiation.
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"Dividing Fractions is easy as pie, flip the second and multiply." Flip the second fraction, and multiply, and reduce.
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