Lets say total # of doctors is x

since we have percent, we just follow percent rule

x* 29.7% = 45300

x*0.297 = 45300 (convert percent to decimal and you get 0.297)

when you solve this equation, you need to divide both sided by 0.297

Linda V.

asked • 07/16/21In a recent year, 29.7% of all registered doctors were female. If there were 45,300 female registered doctors that year, what was the total number of registered doctors?

Round your answer to the nearest whole number.

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Lets say total # of doctors is x

since we have percent, we just follow percent rule

x* 29.7% = 45300

x*0.297 = 45300 (convert percent to decimal and you get 0.297)

when you solve this equation, you need to divide both sided by 0.297

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