Try the Free Math Solver or Scroll down to Resources!

 Depdendent Variable

 Number of equations to solve: 23456789
 Equ. #1:
 Equ. #2:

 Equ. #3:

 Equ. #4:

 Equ. #5:

 Equ. #6:

 Equ. #7:

 Equ. #8:

 Equ. #9:

 Solve for:

 Dependent Variable

 Number of inequalities to solve: 23456789
 Ineq. #1:
 Ineq. #2:

 Ineq. #3:

 Ineq. #4:

 Ineq. #5:

 Ineq. #6:

 Ineq. #7:

 Ineq. #8:

 Ineq. #9:

 Solve for:

 Please use this form if you would like to have this math solver on your website, free of charge. Name: Email: Your Website: Msg:

# Solving Percent Problems Solving Percent Problems
A percent problem can be solved by setting up a proportion that shows that the relationship
between the part and the whole is the same as the relationship of a percent part to 100%. proportion occurs when two ratios are equal to each other. The proportion below can be
stated as: “a is to b as c is to d.” This also can be written in the fractional form as: Example 1) What is 40% of 120? You are looking for the part of 120. Set up the proportion: Example 2) 18 is what percent of 72? You are looking for the percent part. Set up the proportion: Example 3) 24 is 40% of what number? You are looking for the whole. Set up the proportion: Solving Percent Problems

Use the proportion sample to set up a percent problem. To solve a percent problem you must
first: