The costume committee has made 20 costumes. This is 80% of the total number of costumes needed for the school play. How many more costumes do they need to make?

1 Answer
Jun 12, 2018

Answer:

#5# more costumes to be made.

Explanation:

Let the total number of costumes needed be #x# ,then by given

information,#x*80/100=20 or x= (20*100)/80 or x =25#

Therefore further #(25-20)=5# costumes need to be made.

Hence , #5# more costumes to be made. [Ans]