How do I use the percentage button on a calculator?

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You use the percentage button on a calculator together with the shift button. For example, to calculate five sixteenths as a percentage, you press 5 / 1 6 shift %. The result is 31.25%. Another example, to calculate 17.5% of £ 250.00, you press 250 x 17.5 shift % to get £ 43.75.
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How to Use the Percentage Button on a Calculator
You can use the percentage button on a calculator to solve a wide variety of percentage-type problems, including determining a tip at a restaurant, grades in school and taxes on merchandise that you purchase.... More »
Difficulty: Moderately Easy
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