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3-46.

Given the following descriptions of portions, write each portion as a percent. Use a 100% block to help you visualize the portions. 3-46 HW eTool (CPM). Homework Help ✎

  1. 3 tenths and 6 hundredths

  • 10 tenths make 100%. Think about how you could write 4 tenths and 6 hundredths, given that information.

  • 36%

  1. 8 hundredths

  • You need 100 hundredths to make 100%.
    How would you write 8 portions of 100?

  • 8%

  1. 17 hundredths

  • 17 hundredths can also be written as 1 tenth and 7 hundredths.

  1. 11 tenths

  • Is 11 tenths greater or less than 100%?
    Remember that 10 tenths is equal to 100%.

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