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In Algebra, you will need to be able to work with numbers, words, and geometric representations. Use these representations to answer the following questions. Homework Help ✎

Write another fraction that is equivalent to . Draw diagrams to show that they are equal.

Find the equivalent decimal for both fractions. Was rounding your answer necessary?

Find the equivalent percent for both fractions.

Try multiplying by a fraction equal to 1.

Rounding was not necessary.

Percent means 'per hundred' or 'out of a hundred'.

Try setting it up as a proportion to 100.

Multiply the top and bottom by 20 to make the denominatorequal to 100 and solve for x.

*x* = 80 so,

*x* = 80%