# Question #989fb

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Sep 1, 2016

#### Explanation:

We can treat percentage questions as an equation or use direct proportion.

**Method 1** . "11% of **something (x)** is 1650"

#x# has to be an amount much bigger than 1650.

**Method 2** : Compare the amounts with the percents.

"If 11% is 1650. how much is 100%?"

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