We use cookies to personalise content and advertisements and to analyse access to our website. Furthermore, our partners for online advertising receive pseudonymised information about your use of our website.
Please click on "Accept cookies" if you agree to the setting of cookies. Cookies that do not require consent remain unaffected by this, see
cookie policy and privacy policy.
DECLINE COOKIES

A basketball player made 12 out of 15 free throws she attempted. She wants to know have many consecutive free throws she would have to make to raise the percent of successful free throws to 85%.

A. Write an equation to represent this situation

B. Solve the equation. How many consective free throws would she have to make to raise her percentage to 85%

Guest Nov 3, 2017