Problem Francois baked just enough cookies to fill all the orders at his bakery. While the cookies were cooling, a kitchen assistant knocked over a cooling rack and spilled 12%, percent of the cookies onto the floor. Francois had to bake 36 more cookies to replace them. How many cookies were ordered in total?
300 cookies were ordered in total
36 = 12% of the total 36 = 0.12 T 36/0.12 = T 300 = T