# In a recent survey about the type of sports they enjoy watching most , 39% of the 300 people surveyed chose football, 22% chose baseball, 10% chose hockey, and the remainder choose soccer. How many people chose soccer?

Feb 4, 2016

$87$ chose soccer
39% + 22% + 10% = 71% chose a sport other than soccer
rarr 100%-79% = 29% chose soccer
29% of $300$ people chose soccer
$\textcolor{w h i t e}{\text{XXX}} = \frac{29}{\cancel{100}} \times 3 \cancel{00} = 87$ people chose soccer