# Six students in a class of 30 are wearing green socks. What percent of students are wearing green socks?

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Oct 5, 2016

20%

#### Explanation:

You need to create a ratio and then multipy by 100 to figure out the percentage.

Make the substitutions

Simplify

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Oct 5, 2016

#### Explanation:

When you write a fraction, it is the same as a decimal or percent, just in a different form.

What is

**Method 1: convert to a denominator of 100**

**Method 2: fraction #xx 100%#**

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**Method 3: Write as a decimal**

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