# Math Help - Need help

1. ## Need help

The minimum daily values (MDVs) for certain foods are given. They based on a
2,000 calorie per day diet. Find decimal and fractional notation for the percent
notation in each sentence.

(a) 1 ounce of Tostitos provides 9% of the MDV of fat.

(b) 1/2 cup of Campbell’s New England claim chowder provides 6% of the
MDV of iron.

2. Originally Posted by Patience
...Find decimal and fractional notation for the percent
notation in each sentence.

(a) 1 ounce of Tostitos provides 9% of the MDV of fat.

(b) 1/2 cup of Campbell’s New England claim chowder provides 6% of the
MDV of iron.
Hello,

I'm not quite certain that I understand your problem correctly, but maybe you mean this(?):

to a)
$9\%=\frac{9}{100}=0.09$

to b)
$6 \%=\frac{6}{100}=\frac{3}{50}=0.06$

EB