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Q: What is the ratio amount of change divided by original amount expressed as a percent?

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(Actual decrease divided by original amount) x100%

percent of decrease

I think you subtract the new amount from the original amount and then move the decimal over twice to the right of the number and that's your percent. :)

Let's think money. If 5% was taken off, then the amount paid represents 95% of the original amount. So, to find the original amount, think that 95% of the original amount = paid amount And to solve, divide the amount paid by the percent you paid. In general divide by (100% minus the percent taken off).

First you subtract the new number from the original number then divide it by the original number and multiply that by 100 original-new __________*100 original

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It is the percentage growth.

A percentage change.

(Actual decrease divided by original amount) x100%

That is the decimal amount of change, if you multiply by 100 it's the Percent Change

It is a percentage change - unless the increase changes a negative number to a positive number or a decrease does the opposite.

Percent Decrease = (Original Amount - New Amount)/(Original Amount) * 100% The percent decrease from 220 to 33 is 85%

expressed in hundredths, used to expressed a proportion of an amount in hundredths, represented by a symbol percent

If your question is asking: "What number can be divided by (3 percentages that equal 100%), then the answer is: "Any number divided by 100% equals the original number. For example: 100 / (40%+30%+30%)= 100/100% = 100/1 = 100

percent increase=(new amount-original amount) _____________________ original amount

new amount minus original amount over original amount

A percent of decrease (percentage decrease) is when a value is reduced by a percentage of its original amount. e.g. 100 decreased by 15 percent is 85. A percent of increase (percentage increase) is when a value in increased by a percentage of its original amount. e.g. 100 increased by 15 percent is 115.

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