Finding Percents

Find Percents and Whole Amounts

Work Time

Find Percents and Whole Amounts

In this diagram you are given a value that is 75% of the amount of money in the bag.

  • Find the amount of money that is in the bag, and enter the value in the 100% box.
  • Take turns finding how much money is indicated by the given percentage.
  • Your partner should agree with your answer or challenge it. When you agree on an answer, enter it in the appropriate blank on the diagram.
  • Continue until you have filled in all the blanks.

Ask yourself:

  • Find the value in the bag first.
  • Remember the given number is 75% of the value in the bag.