FRACTIONS AND PERCENTS
Marianna represented several percents as portions of 100 in the pictures below. Homework Help ✎
Write the percent represented in each picture.
A percent refers to an amount out of 100.
Count how many shaded squares there are out of 100.
i. has 80 shaded squares.
ii. has 12 and a half shaded squares.
iii. has 10 shaded squares.
i. 80% ii. 12.5% iii. Now try this on your own.
Write the portion represented in each picture as a fraction in at least two different ways.
Based on part (a), what is the number of shaded squares over the total number of squares?
Can you reduce these fractions?