#### Explanation:

Assuming this is asking what the result is if 35% of $55 is taken away: $55 - \frac{35}{100} \cdot 55 = 55 - \frac{\left(\cancel{35} 7\right) \cdot \left(\cancel{55} 11\right)}{\cancel{100} 4}$$= 55 - \frac{77}{4} = 55 - 19.25 = 35.75\$