# How to Find the Whole Given a Percent

Instructions:

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### Which are the four components of a part / whole ratio?

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### 2. Which of the following is NOT true about equivalent ratios?

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Being given the percentage and asked to find the whole can seem a little daunting before you learn how to do it. Once you've grasped the concept, this quiz will test your ability to calculate a series of wholes in given practice problems.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This 'finding the whole' quiz tests your ability to:

• Recall the four components of a part/whole ratio
• Calculate how big the whole is when given a percent in the context of a word problem
• Solve for the whole

## Skills Practiced

• Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw from the most important information found in the lesson on finding the whole with a percent
• Problem solving - use your understanding to take a given percentage and calculate the whole
• Information recall - remember the knowledge you have acquired with regards to the components of part/whole ratios