Making Sense of Percents

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Published on March 9, 2014

Author: HKMath



The meaning of benchmark percents is used to mentally calculate the percent of a number. Finding the percent of a number helps to calculate discounts, tips, commissions, etc. in real life. a procedure called chunking is used.
Visuals make this short tutorial a good instructional resource. The tutorial is made using Haiku Deck.

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