Mathematics

60% of what number is 72?


Answers

shaun1

4 years ago Comment

[latex]60%=0.6[/latex]

[latex]0.6*x=72[/latex]

[latex]0.6x=72[/latex]

[latex]x= \frac{72}{0.6} [/latex]

[latex]x=120[/latex]

72 is 60% of 120

dalmayshuns101

4 years ago Comment

[latex]\frac{60}{100} = \frac{72}{x} [/latex]
[latex] 60x = 7200 [/latex][latex] x = 120 [/latex]72 is 60% of 120