Quandaries
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What is 3% OF $200.00? |
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Three percent is three per one-hundred, that is ^{3}/_{100} . (Centum is the Latin word meaning 100. We use this word for our coin called a cent.) OF is multiplication (one-half OF 36 is 18, ie ^{1}/_{2} 36 = 18). Thus
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