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# REAL ESTATE EXAM MATH - PERCENTAGES BASICS

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## PERCENTAGES IN REAL ESTATE EXAM RULE 1

Percentages should be in decimal form when performing calculations.

For example: 79% = 0.79

2% = 0.02

125% = 1.25

HOW DO YOU GET THE DECIMAL POINT FROM ?

Divide the percent number by 100

EXAMPLE

When given 7% in a problem , convert right away to this form :

7 ÷ 100 = 0.07

## RULE 2

(Unless the multiple choices are in Decimal Form)

For example:

HOW DO YOU GET PERCENTAGE FORM IF YOU HAVE DECIMAL POINT FROM ?

Multiple the Decimal Form by 100

EXAMPLE

When given 0.07 in a problem or when your answer from your calculator shows up as 0.07, convert right away to Percentage by:

0.07 x 100 = 7%