Question #1f745

1 Answer
Jun 24, 2017

Answer:

Case A Did you mean 48% of 60?
The answer for that is: #28.8#

Case B Did you mean 60% of 48?
The answer for that is: #28.8#

Explanation:

#x%# of #y# equals decimal form of #x# multiplied by #y#.


Case A
Here, #x=48# and #y=60#.
#48%=0.48# so your equation is
#0.48\cdot60=28.8#

Case B
Here, #x=60# and #y=48#.
#60%=0.60# so your equation is
#0.60\cdot48=28.8#


Oh, that's an interesting coincidence...