# Question #2517c

##### 1 Answer

#### Answer:

This is a 25% discount.

#### Explanation:

We can restate this problem as:

$13 is what percent of $52?

First, lets call the percent we are looking for "p" or

"Percent" or "%" means "out of 100" or "per 100", Therefore p% can be written as

When dealing with percents the word "of" means "times" or "to multiply".

Putting this altogether we can write this equation and solve for