74% of the signs are circular

1742 are not circular

If 74% are circular, then 26% are not circular.

Find 1742 is 26% of what number.

a = pb is the percent equation.

a = = the "part", p = "percent", and b = the "whole"

a = pb

1742 = 0.26b {substituted 1742 in for the part and 0.26 in for the percent (as a decimal)}

b = 6700 {divided each side by 0.26}

**there are 6700 signs total***- Algebra House*
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