Find percentage of red gumballs in this gumball machine

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Homework Statement:
What percentage are red
Relevant Equations:
What percentage are red
A gumball machine contains 232323 green gumballs, 525252 red gumballs, 343434blue gumballs, 616161 yellow gumballs, and 303030 pink gumballs
What percentage are red ,do you add up
the elements and put it over the total?
 
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RPinPA
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The question is asking what percentage OF THE TOTAL are red.

Therefore yes, you divide the number of red by the total.
 

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