If Kayla left a \($10.47\) tip on a breakfast that cost \($87.25\), what percentage was the tip to compare with the price of the meal?

If Kayla left a \($10.47\) tip on a breakfast that cost \($87.25\), what percentage was the tip to compare with the price of the meal?

Detailed Explanation

If you want to know what percent A is of B, you divide A by B, then take that number and move the decimal place two spaces to the right: \(10.47 \div 87.25 = 0.12\)

Move the decimal two spaces to the right to find the percentage 12%.

Move the decimal two spaces to the right to find the percentage 12%.