What number is 110% of 150?
Set up a proportion
150 = the total parts y
110% = the percent part
100% = the total percent.
Using the principle of ratio I choose to set 100 as the equivalent of the original quantity of 150 and 110 as the equivalent of the new unknown quantity.
Multiply both sided by 150
Detailed explanation given. The actual maths is very short.
The symbol % behaves like a unit of measurement but one that is worth
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