CPM Homework Banner

Home > MC2 > Chapter 5 > Lesson 5.1.3 > Problem 5-37

5-37.

Rachel is collecting donations for the local animal shelter. So far she has collected $245, which is 70% of what she hopes to collect. How much money does Rachel plan to collect for the shelter? Show your work. Homework Help ✎

Try drawing a diagram.

The diagram at right has been started for you.
Try to finish it.

How much money is 10%?
What percentage is missing?
What is the value of the missing percentage?

10% is $35.30% is missing.
3($35) is the value of what is missing.
What is the total Rachel plans to collect?