Read decimals by expressing the number before the point, followed by the word 'point' and each individual number.
The current percentage rate of the tier one savings account is 3.42%.
The tax base is 3.4%.
Read percentages by expressing the percentage followed by the word 'percent'.
The accrued revenue is only 75% versus last year.
His floating rate loan is currently at 5%.
Read the top fraction followed by the number + 's'
Today only 10/12 of my clients showed up for their appointments.
Borrowed funds accounted for 2/5 of the down payment on their house.
NOTE: 1/4 =>one quarter, 2/3 => two thirds, 1/2 one half
These expressions are used with numerical expressions:
Speed -- 100 mph
Weight -- 80 kg
Telephone number -- 0171 895 7056
Decimal -- .087
Date -- 12/04/65
Percentage -- 75%
Temperature -- 28° C
Height -- 1 m 89 cm
Price -- $60
Fraction -- 8/13
Score -- 2-1
Showing Growth or Decline
go up by X %.
My doubts increased about the cancelled check.
The year-end inventory indicates that profits have increased 30% over last year.
The opportunities for mutually beneficial growth have declined recently
The fees declined last month much to our mutual benefit.
Increase / Decrease
Cash advance services have grown sharply in the past year.
Short-term debt declined steadily over this period.