1. ## Daily value Question

If a 2/3- cup serving of cereal provides your full daily value of folic acid, then what percentage of your daily value of folic acid will you receive in 1/2 of a cup of cereal?

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2. Originally Posted by NeedHelp123
If a 2/3- cup serving of cereal provides your full daily value of folic acid, then what percentage of your daily value of folic acid will you receive in 1/2 of a cup of cereal?

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let x = unknown daily perecntage

$\displaystyle \frac{x}{100} = \frac{\frac{1}{2}}{\frac{2}{3}}$

3. Originally Posted by NeedHelp123
If a 2/3- cup serving of cereal provides your full daily value of folic acid, then what percentage of your daily value of folic acid will you receive in 1/2 of a cup of cereal?
If 2/3 of a cup is 100% of your needs, then what percent is 1/3 of a cup? (Hint: Divide by 2.)

Then what percent is 3/3 of a cup (that is, a full cup)? (Hint: Multiply by 3.)

Then what percent is 1/2 of a cup? (Hint: Divide by 2.)