# Question #6489d

##### 1 Answer

#### Answer:

The question does not state if you require the amount reduced by or the final figure left after the reduction.

#### Explanation:

There are two things to remember hear.

1: We are talking about a change that is a reduction. So the answer

2: The symbol % is a bit like units of measurement and that is worth

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This is a reduction so the amount it is reduced by is:

There are several paths that can be followed now but they all lead to the same point.

With practice you could some of this in your mind.

Write as

But this a reduction so the answer to this part is:

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