Mr. Luby has burnt 80 of the last 125 cookies he has made. What percent of the cookies has Mr. Luby burnt?

1 Answer
Mar 10, 2018

Answer:

#64%#

Explanation:

To find out what percent one quantity is of another quantity, you can use the general method of:

#"fraction" xx 100%#

Think of the fraction as #80 " out of " 125#

#80/125 xx 100%#

#=64%#