Unit 1, Lesson 29# Solving Percent Problems (Continued)

EngageNY 45 min(s)

Students find the percent of a quantity. Given a part and the percent, students solve problems involving finding the whole. Exploratory Challenge 1 Claim: To find 10% of a number, all you need to do is move the decimal to the left once. A student may think the claim is false because it depends on what whole amount represents the number from which the percentage is taken.