Two hundred fifty-three percent of what number is 73.37?

This formula works for any percentage problem:

a = pb

a is the part

p is the percent {as a decimal}

b is the whole

73.37 = 2.53b {substituted into formula}

b = 29 {divided both sides by 2.53}

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a = pb

a is the part

p is the percent {as a decimal}

b is the whole

73.37 = 2.53b {substituted into formula}

b = 29 {divided both sides by 2.53}

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