How to Work Out Percentage?

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To work out percentage you just need to do a little math. If you need to know how much 12% of 300 is, you just multiply 300 by .12. If you need to know 10% of 400, you multiply 400 by .10 and you should get 40.
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1. Familiarize yourself with how percentages work. Percentages are proportional representations of whole objects, numbers, prices or people. They are denoted by a "%" symbol
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To find a percentage for example your score on a math test, you take your score on the test and divide it by the total marks of the test, and Multiply by 100. Ex. 50 marks on a test
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1 Decide which of the other numbers is the "whole amount" and which is the "partial amount". For example, a problem that says "8 is what percent of 32?"
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1. Round the regular price to the nearest whole number. $19.99 would round to $20.00. 2. Multiply the 1st number of the price X the 1st number in the percentage off. 2(the first number
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To find what percent of number y is number x, you should divide number x by number y. Then multiply your result by 100 and this will give you the percentage. Your formula should look like x/y * 100.
To find what number of x is a total of some percentage, you should divide the known percentage by 100 and multiply your result by number x. Your formula should look like y%/100 * x.
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