# What is 11% of $333?

##### 1 Answer

May 27, 2018

#### Explanation:

Turn the phrase into an equation and solve it. Here are a couple words that will help turn this into an equation:

- "Is" means "equals", so wherever you see "is", use a
#=# sign. - "Of" means "multiplication", so use a
#xx# sign when you see that word. #11%# is the same as#11/100# as a fraction, or#0.11# as a decimal. I'm going to use the fraction form in the equation.- Use variables for the things you do not know. I will use the variable
#x# .

Now solve the equation: