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    #1

    How many percent?

    1.______ percent in the population of Canada speak English?
    A. How many B. How much C. What D. Which

    - key is C. What

    - I don't know why A or B is incorrect .

    Thank alot inadvance for your help .

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    #2

    Re: How many percent?

    It's a badly phrased question. It should be 'percentage', in which case only 'what' is grammatical, and it should be 'What percentage of the population...'

    Rover

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