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How to find percentage and compare figures?

SaraSara Posts: 293 ✭✭✭
edited June 2016 in Questions
If a region has 35 countries, and one has visited 20 of them, what percentage of the region one has covered?

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  • SaraSara Posts: 293 ✭✭✭
    Thank you so much @LaszloMark
  • LaszloMarkLaszloMark Posts: 89 ✭✭
    You are welcome!
  • LynneLynne Your Teacher HomePosts: 8,957 mod
    @Sara - Which region is this about?

    Well done @LaszloMark

    FYI, we don't use a comma to mark the decimal place, we use a full stop. So, the answer would be 57.14%.

  • LaszloMarkLaszloMark Posts: 89 ✭✭
    @Lynne Oh, sorry, my bad. In Hungary we write comma to mark decimal place not full stop.
  • KA1KA1 Posts: 63 ✭✭
    > @Lynne said:
    > @Sara - Which region is this about?
    >
    > Well done @LaszloMark
    >
    > FYI, we don't use a comma to mark the decimal place, we use a full stop. So, the answer would be 57.14%.

    We also use a full stop (or a period) to mark the decimal point, but several countries use a comma.
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