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# Percentage calculators

Use these percentage calculators to work out percentages quickly. If you want to know how to work them out yourself, follow the examples below to learn how.

## Calculate what percent one value is of another

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## Calculate the percentage of a value

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# The calculations explained

## How do I calculate what percent 10 is of 500?

To calculate 10 of 500 as a percentage, first calculate what one percent of 500 is. To do so, divide 500 by 100.

500 ÷ 100 = 5

Now divide 10 by 5 to get the answer.

10 ÷ 5 = 2%

## How do I calculate what 50% of 600 is?

First calculate what one percent of 600 is by dividing it by 100.

600 ÷ 100 = 6

Now multiply 50 by 6 to get the answer.

50 × 6 = 300

## Exercises

### Question

Find 77% of 216.

To calculate 77% of 216, first divide 216 by 100 to work out 1%: 216 ÷ 100 = 2.16. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 77 × 2.16 = 166.32

### Question

What is 56 percent of 316?

To work out 56% of 316, first divide 316 by 100 to work out one%: 316 ÷ 100 = 3.16. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 56 × 3.16 = 176.96

### Question

Out of 80 pears, if Olwen takes 80, what percent of the pears does Olwen have?

Olwen has 80 pears. There are 80 pears in total. One % of 80 is 80 ÷ 100 = 0.8. Next, divide the amount Olwen has by one percent. 80 ÷ 0.8 = 100% . Olwen has 100% of the pears.

### Question

Find 45% of 123.

To work out 45% of 123, first divide 123 by 100 to work out 1%: 123 ÷ 100 = 1.23. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 45 × 1.23 = 55.35

### Question

There is a total of 50 cakes. Inigo holds 15. What percent of all the cakes does Inigo have?

Inigo has 15 cakes. There are 50 cakes altogether. 1 percent of 50 is 50 ÷ 100 = 0.5. So, divide the amount Inigo has by one percent. 15 ÷ 0.5 = 30% . Inigo has 30% of the cakes.

### Question

36% of 492 is what?

To calculate 36 percent of 492, first divide 492 by 100 to determine 1%: 492 ÷ 100 = 4.92. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 36 × 4.92 = 177.12

### Question

Out of 250 pencils, if Alan takes 61, what percent of the pencils does Alan have?

Alan has 61 pencils. There are 250 pencils in total. One percent of 250 is 250 ÷ 100 = 2.5. Next, divide the amount Alan has by one percent. 61 ÷ 2.5 = 24.4% . Alan has 24.4% of the pencils.

### Question

There is a total of 75 coins. Olwen holds 47. What percent of all the coins does Olwen have?

Olwen has 47 coins. There are 75 coins altogether. One % of 75 is 75 ÷ 100 = 0.75. So, divide the amount Olwen has by one percent. 47 ÷ 0.75 = 62.67% . Olwen has 62.67% of the coins.

### Question

There is a total of 200 apples. Paul holds 102. What percent of all the apples does Paul have?

Paul has 102 apples. There are 200 apples combined. 1% of 200 is 200 ÷ 100 = 2. So, divide the amount Paul has by one percent. 102 ÷ 2 = 51% . Paul has 51% of the apples.

### Question

What is 88 percent of 77?

To figure out 88% of 77, first divide 77 by 100 to work out 1%: 77 ÷ 100 = 0.77. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 88 × 0.77 = 67.76

### Question

From a bucket of 88 action-figures, Arthur takes 64 action-figures. What percent of the total action-figures does Arthur have?

Arthur has 64 action-figures. There are 88 action-figures altogether. 1 percent of 88 is 88 ÷ 100 = 0.88. Now, divide the amount Arthur has by one percent. 64 ÷ 0.88 = 72.73% . Arthur has 72.73% of the action-figures.

### Question

If Kevin takes 84 candy-bars from a bag of 300 candy-bars, what percent of the candy-bars does Kevin have?

Kevin has 84 candy-bars. There are 300 candy-bars in total. One percent of 300 is 300 ÷ 100 = 3. Now, divide the amount Kevin has by one percent. 84 ÷ 3 = 28% . Kevin has 28% of the candy-bars.

### Question

If Oscar takes 3 sticks from a collection of 20 sticks, what percent of the sticks does Oscar have?

Oscar has 3 sticks. There are 20 sticks combined. One percent of 20 is 20 ÷ 100 = 0.2. Next, divide the amount Oscar has by one percent. 3 ÷ 0.2 = 15% . Oscar has 15% of the sticks.

### Question

What is 27% of 165?

To figure out 27% of 165, first divide 165 by 100 to determine one%: 165 ÷ 100 = 1.65. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 27 × 1.65 = 44.55

### Question

82% of 71 is what?

To work out 82 percent of 71, first divide 71 by 100 to get one%: 71 ÷ 100 = 0.71. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 82 × 0.71 = 58.22

### Question

What is 96 percent of 236?

To calculate 96% of 236, first divide 236 by 100 to get one percent: 236 ÷ 100 = 2.36. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 96 × 2.36 = 226.56

### Question

A trunk contains 10 pens. Paul is given 2. How many percent of the 10 pens does Paul have?