Misty D.

asked • 12/16/19

Math percentages

A container holds 15 ounces of water if 9 ounces or spilled what percent of the water remains in the container?

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David W.

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6 ounces ... means ... 40% of the water remains in the container.
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12/16/19

Irene R.

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You could also write 6/15 in simplest form or 2/5 . Then multiply by 20/20 for 40/100 or 40%.
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