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Let's consider an example. In the bag Misha 60 of chocolates, he came to visit Mary and gave her 30% of all their candy. Ask the question: how much candy he gave Mary. Solve this problem in 2 steps:1) Find how many chocolates is 1% is 60/100 = 0.6 chocolates. Or, if translated in fraction, 1% of 60 candies is 3/5 or 6/10 of one candy.

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2) Find how many pieces of candy will be 30%:

0.6 x 30 = 18 candies.

Answer: Mike gave Mary 18 chocolates.

0.6 x 30 = 18 candies.

Answer: Mike gave Mary 18 chocolates.