There are 78 female and 54 male patrons at a local diner. What percentage of the diner's patrons are female?

There are 78 female and 54 male patrons at a local diner. What percentage of the diner's patrons are female?

Detailed Explanation

Add 78 to 54 to get 132 total patrons, then divide the number of females into the total number of patrons. Therefore 78 ÷ 132 = 0.59 = 59%