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6-38.

Find each of the following values or percents without using a calculator. Show your work or explain your thinking for each problem.

1. $22\%$ of what amount is $88$?

Think of this as $2(10\% \text{ of } x) + 2(1\% \text{ of } x) = 88$.

2. $35$ is what $\%$ of $175$?

Think of this as $(x\% \text{ of } 175) = 35$.

3. $94\%$ of $130$ is what amount?

Think of this as $9(10\% \text{ of } 130) + 4(1\% \text{ of } 130)$).

What is $10\%$ of $130$?
What is $1 \%$ of $130$?

$122.20$