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Percentages, Fractions, and Decimal Values

# What is ten percent of five thousand dollars?

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###### March 05, 2013 2:47AM

"Ten percent of five thousands dollars" is interpreted as "10% * $5000"

Then, 0.1 * $5000 = $500