Percentages, Fractions, and Decimal Values
Is 35 percent of90000 3150?
Asked in Colleges and Universities
The ratio of foreign students to American students at a college is 2 to 35 How many foreign students attend this college if there are 1575 American students?
First you take 1575(2)=3150 then take 3150/35=90 foreign students.
What the answer for 500 spent 20 percent then 35 percent?
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