## 17 is what percentage of 55?

17 is 30.909% of 55

# 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.

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# The calculations explained

## How do I calculate what percent 25 is of 500?

To calculate 25 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 25 by 5 to get the answer.

25 ÷ 5 = 5%

## How do I calculate what 25% of 400 is?

First calculate what one percent of 400 is by dividing it by 100.

400 ÷ 100 = 4

Now multiply 25 by 4 to get the answer.

25 × 4 = 100

## Exercises

### Question

What is 20 percent of 428?

To get the 20 percent of 428, first divide 428 by 100 to determine one%: 428 ÷ 100 = 4.28. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 20 × 4.28 = 85.6

### Question

There is a total of 4 sticks. Guy holds 4. What percent of all the sticks does Guy have?

Guy has 4 sticks. There are 4 sticks combined. 1% of 4 is 4 ÷ 100 = 0.04. Now, divide the amount Guy has by one percent. 4 ÷ 0.04 = 100% . Guy has 100% of the sticks.

### Question

There is a pile with 10 coins from which Laverne helps themself to 7. What percentage of coins does Laverne have?

Laverne has 7 coins. There are 10 coins in total. 1% of 10 is 10 ÷ 100 = 0.1. So, divide the amount Laverne has by one percent. 7 ÷ 0.1 = 70% . Laverne has 70% of the coins.

### Question

24% of 478 is what?

To calculate 24% of 478, first divide 478 by 100 to work out one%: 478 ÷ 100 = 4.78. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 24 × 4.78 = 114.72

### Question

What is 90 percent of 448?

To work out 90 percent of 448, first divide 448 by 100 to determine 1%: 448 ÷ 100 = 4.48. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 90 × 4.48 = 403.2

### Question

What is 29 percent of 92?

To work out 29% of 92, first divide 92 by 100 to work out 1 percent: 92 ÷ 100 = 0.92. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 29 × 0.92 = 26.68

### Question

Out of 66 sticks, if Jo takes 18, what percent of the sticks does Jo have?

Jo has 18 sticks. There are 66 sticks as a whole. One % of 66 is 66 ÷ 100 = 0.66. Next, divide the amount Jo has by one percent. 18 ÷ 0.66 = 27.27% . Jo has 27.27% of the sticks.

### Question

There is a box with 75 pencils from which Betty helps themself to 56. What percentage of pencils does Betty have?

Betty has 56 pencils. There are 75 pencils combined. 1 percent of 75 is 75 ÷ 100 = 0.75. Next, divide the amount Betty has by one percent. 56 ÷ 0.75 = 74.67% . Betty has 74.67% of the pencils.

### Question

If Steve takes 96 chocalate-bars from a trunk of 240 chocalate-bars, what percent of the chocalate-bars does Steve have?

Steve has 96 chocalate-bars. There are 240 chocalate-bars altogether. One % of 240 is 240 ÷ 100 = 2.4. So, divide the amount Steve has by one percent. 96 ÷ 2.4 = 40% . Steve has 40% of the chocalate-bars.

### Question

Out of 600 apples, if Rachel takes 8, what percent of the apples does Rachel have?

Rachel has 8 apples. There are 600 apples combined. One % of 600 is 600 ÷ 100 = 6. So, divide the amount Rachel has by one percent. 8 ÷ 6 = 1.33% . Rachel has 1.33% of the apples.

### Question

There is a collection with 88 coins from which Ethel helps themself to 64. What percentage of coins does Ethel have?

Ethel has 64 coins. There are 88 coins combined. 1 percent of 88 is 88 ÷ 100 = 0.88. Next, divide the amount Ethel has by one percent. 64 ÷ 0.88 = 72.73% . Ethel has 72.73% of the coins.

### Question

62% of 182 is what?

To get the 62% of 182, first divide 182 by 100 to determine 1%: 182 ÷ 100 = 1.82. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 62 × 1.82 = 112.84

### Question

Find 22% of 72.

To calculate 22% of 72, first divide 72 by 100 to determine one%: 72 ÷ 100 = 0.72. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 22 × 0.72 = 15.84

### Question

48% of 359 is what?

To get the 48 percent of 359, first divide 359 by 100 to get 1 percent: 359 ÷ 100 = 3.59. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 48 × 3.59 = 172.32

### Question

From a bucket of 20 apples, Paul takes 18 apples. What percent of the total apples does Paul have?

Paul has 18 apples. There are 20 apples in total. One % of 20 is 20 ÷ 100 = 0.2. Now, divide the amount Paul has by one percent. 18 ÷ 0.2 = 90% . Paul has 90% of the apples.

### Question

Out of 250 fidget-spinners, if Walter takes 134, what percent of the fidget-spinners does Walter have?

Walter has 134 fidget-spinners. There are 250 fidget-spinners combined. One % of 250 is 250 ÷ 100 = 2.5. Next, divide the amount Walter has by one percent. 134 ÷ 2.5 = 53.6% . Walter has 53.6% of the fidget-spinners.

### Question

A trunk contains 125 pies. Terry is given 10. How many percent of the 125 pies does Terry have?