In a volleyball game, Caroline served the ball over the net 16 out of 20 times. What percent did she not make her serve over the net?
If she served over the net 16 times, it means there were 4 times that she did not.
The fraction of misses is
To find the fraction as a percent:
- method 1 Make the denominator into 100.
- method 2 Multiply the fraction by 100%
- method 3 100% - % over the net