Applications of percent
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS). Percent increase or decrease can be found by using the formula: percent of change = actual change/original amount. The change is either an increase, if the amounts went up or a decrease if the amounts went down. If a number changes from 33 to 89, the percent of increase would be: Percent of increase = (89 -33) ÷ 33 = 56 ÷ 33 ≈ 1.6969 ≈ 170%. Read More...Create and Print your own Math Worksheets
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Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)
TX.111.28. Grade 8, Adopted 2012.
8.12. Personal financial literacy. The student applies mathematical process standards to develop an economic way of thinking and problem solving useful in one's life as a knowledgeable consumer and investor. The student is expected to:
8.12 (D) Calculate and compare simple interest and compound interest earnings.
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