Twelve of the fifty dogs in the show were some breed of terrier. What percent is this?

May 21, 2018

24%

Explanation:

$\frac{12}{50}$

Because it is $12$ out of a total of $50$ dogs that were some breed of terrier.

Multiply your result by 100% by multiplying $\frac{12}{50}$ by 100:

$\frac{12}{50} = 0.24$

$\left(\frac{12}{50}\right) \cdot 100 = 24$

24%