*Intro: TASK Percent-Sneakers*

*What does percent mean?*

**Ratios and Percents**

**Complete each sentence.**

1. Finding 100% of something is the same as finding _________ of it.

So 100% of $40 is _________.

2. Finding 50% os something is the same as finding _________ of it.

This is the same as dividing by _______. So 50% of $40 is _______.

3. Finding 25% of something is the same as finding _______ of it.

This is the same as dividing by ________. So 25% of $40 is ________.

4. Finding 10% of something is the same as finding ________ of it.

This is the same as dividing by _______. So 10% of $40 is _________.

5. Finding 10% can help with finding other percents as well. Use your answer for 10% of $40 to find 20% of $40. Explain your strategy.

6. Find 5% of $40. Explain your strategy.

**Opening Exercises**