Maria’s meal cost $12.50 at the Corner Cafe. She Left a total of $14.75 for her meal and a tip for the server. What percentage did Maria tip?

Also please make sure to explain your answer!

Maria’s meal cost $12.50 at the Corner Cafe. She Left a total of $14.75 for her meal and a tip for the server. What percentage did Maria tip?

Also please make sure to explain your answer!

She had left a 18% tip because you multiply the cost by the tip percentage 12.5*0.18=2.25 after that you add the values together 12.50+2.25=14.75.