# Percents Word Problem10

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Definition :

When we express a quantity as a part of 100, we use the word per cent. "Cent" means hundred."Percent" means per hundred. To understand this topic clearly let us consider the following example.

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Question:

A gentleman gets a salary of \$2800 per month. He saves 20% of his salary. Find his savings.

Basic idea:

In this problem a gentleman gets a salary of 2800 per month. He saves 20% of his salary. Now we have to find his savings.To solve this problem we have find the 20% of 2800.

Solution:

Total salary   =  \$2800

Percentage of his savings  =  20%

His savings amount = 20% of Total salary

=  20% of 2800

=  (20/100) x 2800

=  (20 x 2800)/100

=  56000/100

=  \$560

Amount saved by the person = \$560