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- SnoopyLv 68 months ago
54.7 move the . to the left once. If it's 1 twice and so on. If you can't remember you can multiply the number by what you are given (10) and divide it by 100. I always do this in my mind even if I know how to move the .

- PuzzlingLv 78 months ago
Taking 10% of any number is really easy.

10% = 10/100 = 1/10

To take 1/10 of a number, divide it by 10. The shortcut to dividing by 10 is to move the decimal point 1 place to the left.

547.00

...^-/

Answer:

54.70

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- Anonymous8 months ago
10% of 547.00 = 547.00*10/100 = 54.70

- ElaineLv 78 months ago
Think of money

100% = $1.00 10% = $0.10 (dime)0.10 X 547.00 = 54.7

To change any % to a decimal write the % as a fraction with a denominator of 100.

Divide the numerator by the denominator

Example 25 % as a decimal

25 / 100 = 0.25

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