percent equation, tip
TEKS 7(1)(D), 7(1)(F), 7(4)(C), 7(4)(D)
You can use the percent equation to solve percent problems.
table with 1 row and 5 columns , row1 column 1 , p eh r t , column 2 equals , column 3 p e r c e n t , column 4 times , column 5 w h o l e , end table
Relating y = mx The percent equation is related to the equation y = mx. It describes the relationship between the part y and the whole x.
Finding the Part The part is dependent on the value of the whole and on the percent. You can see this relationship using a percent bar.
Finding the Whole The whole represents 100%.