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How do i add percentage on CASIO MS-8S.

If I try to add 10% to 100, the answer i get 111.1111111111 - My input 100+10%, i am expecting 110, calculator gives me 111.1111111111

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Whats the point of the % button then?

Posted on Feb 09, 2015

Matt Hughes

The issue is the fact that you are adding the %. You need to Multiply it by 1.1 instead of trying to add 10%. This is a wonky equation anyway, because your not specifying what you want to add 10% of. This is why you are getting a weird answer.

Posted on Jun 20, 2009

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you hold your set % button down for three seconds until set shows again, then hit tax rate button it shows your tax rate, change your tax rate then hit set your tax rate should be set.

cliff notes:
hold set% button
hit tax+ button
change the desired %
hit set done

Posted on Jan 11, 2008

Anonymous

SOURCE: calculating percentages

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Posted on Jul 10, 2008

Anonymous

It would appear most Casio’s have a similar problem I believe this could be a fault in their programming and am awaiting reply from Casio and some of its distribution outlets.

Posted on Jun 20, 2009

k24674

Hello,
I am only looking for a plausible cause of the error, because I do not believe your calculator can make such a mistake. I think you accidentally activated the Exponential display format and did not pay attention to the small, raised -03 that came at the end of the number displayed. It is a common mistake for those not very familiar with Scientific or exponential notation.

Let us try to reset your calculator to the normal (floating point) format.
Press the [MODE] key a number of times until you reach a screen that has FIX, SCI, NORM and under each one a number (FIX 1, SCI 2), Norm 3). To have the number of decimal place you gave in your result (4 decimal digits), you press 1 to select Fix then 4.

Be aware that scientific calculators usually stop displaying results in floating point format ( 0.0000045 ) if the number is smaller then 0.001. So basically, 0.00099 will be displayed as 9.90-04, -04 being raised above the level, and in smaller size.

Hope it helps.

Posted on Oct 02, 2009

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