can you please assist me by working out 10% of 8999

10% of 8999

Note..... 10% = .10

So.....we just have

.10 * 8999 =

89.99

Actually the answer is 899.9.

Yeah, sorry Cphill, but you carelessly moved the decimal over too many places.

\(.1*8999=\frac{1}{10}*8999=\frac{8999}{10}=899.9\)