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the total number of points scored in a basketball game was 110. The home team scored 77. What percentage of the points were scored by the home team

Percentages. what is the percentage the home team got if they scored 77 shots out of 110 possible points

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Brian W. | Highly qualified writing, english, reading, and vocabulary tutorHighly qualified writing, english, readi...
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To answer percentage question, just divide the smaller number (in this case 77) by the larger number (110) and you'll get a decimal answer.  In your case 77 divided by 110 = 70%

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The percentage the home team got

= the home team score / total score

= 77/110

= 70%