# Algebra Puzzle – Critical Thinking 14

This kind of critical thinking challenges can help you develop your creativity. Try using math puzzles to help students develop strategically thinking about math.

## Challenge:

What percent of 12 is 12 percent of 1?

$11.99 Satisfied 123 Students The correct answer is 1 percent. First, change the word problem into a mathematic equation. What percent of 12 is 12 percent of 1? Put variable x for “what percent”. Then, $$x× 12 = 12\% × 1 ⇒ 12x = 0.12 ⇒ x =\frac{0.12}{12}=0.01=1\%$$ ### More math articles ### What people say about "Algebra Puzzle - Critical Thinking 14"? No one replied yet. X 30% OFF Limited time only! Save Over 30% SAVE$5

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