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Percent—proportion method Another simple method commonly used to solve percent problems is the  proportion  or  is/of method.  First set up a blank proportion and then fill in the empty spaces by using the following steps.  This method, using proportions with is/of, works for the three basic types of percent questions. 28a  Example 9 30 is what percent of 50? The “is” number is 30. The % number is unknown, so call it  x.

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