Finding Percent of a Number
In this finding sales tax learning exercise, students calculate the sales tax owed in 12 problems. Example: 25% of 5,000. There is a different percentage of sales tax to calculate in each problem.
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Find a Percent of a Number - Practice 18.1
Given 26 numbers, participants compute percents. They use two different methods: proportions, or equations, in order to solve for the percent of each number. This is an outstanding worksheet, neatly formatted and providing the repetitive...
4th - 7th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Finding a Percent of a Number
Use the knowledge of multiplying fractions to find a percent of a number. The video builds the process to find the percent of a number by recalling that the word of in fraction problems meant to multiply. Finding the percent of a number...
8 mins 6th - 8th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Calculate Percent of a Number Using a Proportion Model
The Common Core is all about ratios and proportions, and this video uses that method to calculate percents. This is the second video in a series that organizes information from an ice cream poll into a proportion to find how many vanilla...
6 mins 6th - 8th Math CCSS: Designed