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If you are having trouble getting started, refer to problems MC1 4-96 and MC1 4-98 for help.

3 full columns out of 10 are shaded, plus half of another column. How can you write this in the forms listed above?

Percent: 35%

Decimal: 0.35

This problem is similar to part (a).

Words: Thirty-five hundredths or three tenths and five hundredths or thirty-five out of one hundred

To represent five and one-half hundredths,

Use this example to help you answer the question.

Since there are two 100% blocks in this problem, the answers will be greater than 100%.

In percent form, this is 195%. Can you write this as a decimal, fraction, and in words?