math find the decimal notation for the percent notations?

From October 2016 through August​ 2017, about 11​% of law enforcement citations of truck drivers were for driving log​ violations, 6.7​% were for​ speeding, 6.4​% were for failure to wear a seat​ belt, and 5.9​% were for driving beyond the​ 8-hour limit without a break.

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  • 1 month ago

    Percent literally means "per hundred". So to turn a percentage into a decimal you divide by 100.

    But the shortcut to dividing by 100 is to move the decimal point 2 places to the left (and drop the % sign).

    11% → 0.11

    6.7% → 0.067

    6.4% → 0.064

    5.9% → 0.059

  • Maxi
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    Do your own homework

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