# How do you find the new amount given 80 members decreased by 65%?

##### 2 Answers

See a solution process below:

#### Explanation:

We can write an equation for this problem as:

Where:

Substituting and calculating

There are now 28 members.

#### Explanation:

If there is a decrease of

So we just need to find

The other way is to find the actual decrease, which is: