BrainPOP

Percents

Need to figure out how much tip to leave your waiter? In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby introduce you to the very helpful skill of finding percents. As Tim and Moby guide you through a practice problem, you’ll find out how fractions are related to percents and how to use that to solve your problem. You’ll learn three ways of dealing with percents, including one method using proportions; one method beginning with a percent; and one way to find the percentage of any given number. You’ll also learn how the decimal equivalent of a fraction can help you find the percent. This movie is 100 percent informative!

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