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What percentage
does it take to win
? a vote?
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Twenty-two percent of the girls voted Yes; thirty percent of the boys voted Yes on the same motion. If everyone voted, did the motion pass?
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Understanding percentages is necessary for people to make sense of information in the media, for businesses to summarize work data, for politicians to interpret the results of polls, and for manufacturers to make decisions about marketing.

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