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5-85.

Rachel is collecting donations for the local animal shelter. So far she has collected $\245$, which is $70\%$ of what she hopes to collect. How much money does Rachel plan to collect for the shelter? Show your work.

Try drawing a diagram.

The diagram at right has been started for you.
Try to finish it.

How much money is $10\%$?
What percentage is missing?
What is the value of the missing percentage?

$10\%$ is $\35$. $30\%$ is missing.
$3(\35)$ is the value of what is missing.
What is the total Rachel plans to collect?