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1-78.

Rewrite each fraction below as an equivalent fraction and as a percent.

Can you reduce this fraction?

What is a common factor of both

and ? A percent is a portion out of

. Use the multiplicative identity to determine an equivalent fraction out of .

Refer to part (a).

Reduce this fraction to find an equivalent fraction. Then find an equivalent fraction out of

to get the percent.