## 6 is what percentage of 159?

6 is 3.774% of 159

# 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 50 is of 200?

To calculate 50 of 200 as a percentage, first calculate what one percent of 200 is. To do so, divide 200 by 100.

200 ÷ 100 = 2

Now divide 50 by 2 to get the answer.

50 ÷ 2 = 25%

## How do I calculate what 10% of 400 is?

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

400 ÷ 100 = 4

Now multiply 10 by 4 to get the answer.

10 × 4 = 40

## Exercises

### Question

There is a box with 66 balls from which Dulce helps themself to 7. What percentage of balls does Dulce have?

Dulce has 7 balls. There are 66 balls in total. 1 percent of 66 is 66 ÷ 100 = 0.66. Now, divide the amount Dulce has by one percent. 7 ÷ 0.66 = 10.61% . Dulce has 10.61% of the balls.

### Question

Out of 10 pears, if Aaron takes 8, what percent of the pears does Aaron have?

Aaron has 8 pears. There are 10 pears as a whole. 1 percent of 10 is 10 ÷ 100 = 0.1. Now, divide the amount Aaron has by one percent. 8 ÷ 0.1 = 80% . Aaron has 80% of the pears.

### Question

What is 39 percent of 491?

To figure out 39 percent of 491, first divide 491 by 100 to work out one%: 491 ÷ 100 = 4.91. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 39 × 4.91 = 191.49

### Question

What is 63% of 87?

To get the 63% of 87, first divide 87 by 100 to get 1%: 87 ÷ 100 = 0.87. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 63 × 0.87 = 54.81

### Question

There is a total of 80 pencils. Terry holds 69. What percent of all the pencils does Terry have?

Terry has 69 pencils. There are 80 pencils combined. 1 percent of 80 is 80 ÷ 100 = 0.8. So, divide the amount Terry has by one percent. 69 ÷ 0.8 = 86.25% . Terry has 86.25% of the pencils.

### Question

From a bucket of 50 sticks, Rachel takes 37 sticks. What percent of the total sticks does Rachel have?

Rachel has 37 sticks. There are 50 sticks as a whole. One % of 50 is 50 ÷ 100 = 0.5. So, divide the amount Rachel has by one percent. 37 ÷ 0.5 = 74% . Rachel has 74% of the sticks.

### Question

A basket contains 4 candy-bars. Kylie is given 3. How many percent of the 4 candy-bars does Kylie have?

Kylie has 3 candy-bars. There are 4 candy-bars as a whole. 1 percent of 4 is 4 ÷ 100 = 0.04. Now, divide the amount Kylie has by one percent. 3 ÷ 0.04 = 75% . Kylie has 75% of the candy-bars.

### Question

Find 53% of 118.

To figure out 53% of 118, first divide 118 by 100 to get 1%: 118 ÷ 100 = 1.18. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 53 × 1.18 = 62.54

### Question

From a packet of 250 pencils, Cuthbert takes 143 pencils. What percent of the total pencils does Cuthbert have?

Cuthbert has 143 pencils. There are 250 pencils altogether. 1% of 250 is 250 ÷ 100 = 2.5. Now, divide the amount Cuthbert has by one percent. 143 ÷ 2.5 = 57.2% . Cuthbert has 57.2% of the pencils.

### Question

Find 12 percent of 361.

To get the 12 percent of 361, first divide 361 by 100 to determine one percent: 361 ÷ 100 = 3.61. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 12 × 3.61 = 43.32

### Question

Find 67% of 96.

To calculate 67% of 96, first divide 96 by 100 to determine one%: 96 ÷ 100 = 0.96. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 67 × 0.96 = 64.32

### Question

Find 43% of 234.

To figure out 43% of 234, first divide 234 by 100 to work out 1%: 234 ÷ 100 = 2.34. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 43 × 2.34 = 100.62

### Question

There is a total of 18 toys. Candida holds 15. What percent of all the toys does Candida have?

Candida has 15 toys. There are 18 toys combined. One % of 18 is 18 ÷ 100 = 0.18. So, divide the amount Candida has by one percent. 15 ÷ 0.18 = 83.33% . Candida has 83.33% of the toys.

### Question

What is 95 percent of 93?

To calculate 95% of 93, first divide 93 by 100 to get one%: 93 ÷ 100 = 0.93. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 95 × 0.93 = 88.35

### Question

There is a pile with 12 fidget-spinners from which Pauline helps themself to 8. What percentage of fidget-spinners does Pauline have?

Pauline has 8 fidget-spinners. There are 12 fidget-spinners altogether. 1 percent of 12 is 12 ÷ 100 = 0.12. Next, divide the amount Pauline has by one percent. 8 ÷ 0.12 = 66.67% . Pauline has 66.67% of the fidget-spinners.

### Question

From a packet of 500 action-figures, Quarmi takes 10 action-figures. What percent of the total action-figures does Quarmi have?

Quarmi has 10 action-figures. There are 500 action-figures as a whole. One % of 500 is 500 ÷ 100 = 5. Now, divide the amount Quarmi has by one percent. 10 ÷ 5 = 2% . Quarmi has 2% of the action-figures.

### Question

A collection contains 88 pencils. Walter is given 48. How many percent of the 88 pencils does Walter have?