   Chapter 6.II, Problem 25RE ### Contemporary Mathematics for Busin...

8th Edition
Robert Brechner + 1 other
ISBN: 9781305585447

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Section ### Contemporary Mathematics for Busin...

8th Edition
Robert Brechner + 1 other
ISBN: 9781305585447
Textbook Problem

# Solve the following for the base. Round to hundredths when necessary.What is the base if the portion is 10 and the rate is 2 3 4 %?

To determine

To calculate: The base if the portion is 10 and the rate is 234%.Round the answer to hundredths.

Explanation

Given Information:

Provided value of the portion is 10 and value of the rate is 234%.

Formula used:

Step1: Pick the formula that computes the unknown value.

Step2: Solve the equation by putting the known values for the letters in the formula.

The formula to compute the base is;

Base=PortionRate

Calculation:

Consider that value of the portion is 10 and value of the rate is 234%.

Transform percent or rate to a decimal value.

R=234%=[(2×4)+34]

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