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Lesson 5: Solving Percent Problems Using Decimals

Use these interactive activities to encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about percents. Students can try these activities on their own or in pairs.

Use the decimal representation of a percent to solve a problem.

Builds Upon
Student Book pages 163–167


Instructions for Use

Percents and Decimals allows students to practice converting percents to decimals.

Read the introduction and scroll down to the “Practice” box. Click “Start” and answer the question. Make sure you type your answer in the correct format. The activity will keep track of how many correct answers you give.