# Very easy percentage problem. (See if you can solve it!)

1. Sep 3, 2013

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

If $a+2b$ is equal to $125\%$ of $4b$, what is the value of $a/b$ $?$

2. Relevant equations

Shown above.

3. The attempt at a solution

The only knowledge you really need to solve this problem is to know that $100$ is the basis of percentages, after that the problem can numerically be solved relatively easily.

2. Sep 3, 2013

3. Sep 4, 2013

### verty

I like questions like this that can be answered without any writing.

4. Sep 4, 2013

### Enigman

Mmmmm.....so whats the point of posting it here? Go to the GD Fun&games Forum for these questions...