# Sixteen of the 80 dogs at the kennel are golden retrievers. What percent of the dogs at the kennel are golden retrievers?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 30, 2016

20% of the dogs are golden retrievers.

#### Explanation:

"Percent" or "%" means "out of 100" or "per 100",

Therefore, we can write this problem as:

Solving this gives: