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5-58.

Alan was paying a dinner check, but he was not sure how much he should tip for his bill of $\27.38$. If a $15\%$ tip is standard, about how much should Alan leave for the server?

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

What is $10\%$ of $\27.38$?
What is $5\%$ of $\27.38$?

$15\%$ of $\27.38$ is about $\4.11$.