A percentage is a way to express a number as per 100. For example 70 out of 100 cats are brown. Therefore 70/100 or .70 of the cats out of the 100 cats are brown. We would say that
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1. Subtract the final amount from the initial amount to find the amount of the reduction. For example, if your salary was $59,000 and it was reduced to $56,000, subtract $56,000 from
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1. Subtract the sale price from the original price. For example, if a dress is marked down from $90 to $78, subtract $78 from $90 to find the discount equals $12. 2. Divide the discount
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1. Apply a percentage discount to a number value by multiplying the decimal version of the percentage to the number. Find the total after discount by subtracting that answer from
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