Another percentage problem!?

"If 106 is decreased by n%, the result is 95.4 What is the value of n?"

95.4 = 106 - n/100 * 106

The answer is 10 but I don't know the steps to take to get the answer..

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  • 8 years ago
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    106 - 95.4 = 10.6

    10.6 / 106 X 100 = 10%

  • Nozar
    Lv 6
    8 years ago

    106 -(106n/100)=95.4

    106-95.4=106n/100=10.6

    n=1060/106=10

    Double Check:

    10/100 x 106=10.6

    106-10.6=95.4

    God bless you.

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