# Sam loves basketball and can sink the ball in the net 65% of the time. If he takes 30 shots, how many will he sink?

Aug 2, 2018

Successful shots color(green)(= 19

#### Explanation:

65% = 65/100

No. of shots taken by Sam 3 = 30

Successful shots  = 65 % " of " 30 #

$\text{Successful shots " = (65/100) * 30 = 19.5 = 19, " rounded to unit digit}$