## 72 is what percentage of 88?

72 is 81.818% of 88

# 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 500?

To calculate 50 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 50 by 5 to get the answer.

50 ÷ 5 = 10%

## How do I calculate what 75% of 400 is?

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

400 ÷ 100 = 4

Now multiply 75 by 4 to get the answer.

75 × 4 = 300

## Exercises

### Question

What is 22 percent of 163?

To calculate 22% of 163, first divide 163 by 100 to determine 1 percent: 163 ÷ 100 = 1.63. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 22 × 1.63 = 35.86

### Question

39% of 185 is what?

To calculate 39 percent of 185, first divide 185 by 100 to work out 1%: 185 ÷ 100 = 1.85. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 39 × 1.85 = 72.15

### Question

From a collection of 500 coins, Ethel takes 229 coins. What percent of the total coins does Ethel have?

Ethel has 229 coins. There are 500 coins as a whole. 1 percent of 500 is 500 ÷ 100 = 5. So, divide the amount Ethel has by one percent. 229 ÷ 5 = 45.8% . Ethel has 45.8% of the coins.

### Question

There is a total of 12 balls. Dorothy holds 9. What percent of all the balls does Dorothy have?

Dorothy has 9 balls. There are 12 balls altogether. 1 percent of 12 is 12 ÷ 100 = 0.12. Next, divide the amount Dorothy has by one percent. 9 ÷ 0.12 = 75% . Dorothy has 75% of the balls.

### Question

What is 68 percent of 292?

To figure out 68 percent of 292, first divide 292 by 100 to get one%: 292 ÷ 100 = 2.92. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 68 × 2.92 = 198.56

### Question

62% of 489 is what?

To figure out 62% of 489, first divide 489 by 100 to determine one%: 489 ÷ 100 = 4.89. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 62 × 4.89 = 303.18

### Question

If Jo takes 18 balls from a trunk of 220 balls, what percent of the balls does Jo have?

Jo has 18 balls. There are 220 balls as a whole. 1% of 220 is 220 ÷ 100 = 2.2. So, divide the amount Jo has by one percent. 18 ÷ 2.2 = 8.18% . Jo has 8.18% of the balls.

### Question

There is a drawer with 50 chocalate-bars from which Pauline helps themself to 6. What percentage of chocalate-bars does Pauline have?

Pauline has 6 chocalate-bars. There are 50 chocalate-bars in total. 1 percent of 50 is 50 ÷ 100 = 0.5. Next, divide the amount Pauline has by one percent. 6 ÷ 0.5 = 12% . Pauline has 12% of the chocalate-bars.

### Question

Out of 66 action-figures, if Paul takes 53, what percent of the action-figures does Paul have?

Paul has 53 action-figures. There are 66 action-figures combined. One percent of 66 is 66 ÷ 100 = 0.66. Next, divide the amount Paul has by one percent. 53 ÷ 0.66 = 80.3% . Paul has 80.3% of the action-figures.

### Question

From a box of 88 action-figures, Lex takes 15 action-figures. What percent of the total action-figures does Lex have?

Lex has 15 action-figures. There are 88 action-figures combined. One % of 88 is 88 ÷ 100 = 0.88. Next, divide the amount Lex has by one percent. 15 ÷ 0.88 = 17.05% . Lex has 17.05% of the action-figures.

### Question

What is 56% of 264?

To work out 56 percent of 264, first divide 264 by 100 to determine 1 percent: 264 ÷ 100 = 2.64. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 56 × 2.64 = 147.84

### Question

Find 1% of 110.

To calculate 1% of 110, first divide 110 by 100 to work out 1%: 110 ÷ 100 = 1.1. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 1 × 1.1 = 1.1

### Question

There is a trunk with 20 coins from which Hayley helps themself to 4. What percentage of coins does Hayley have?

Hayley has 4 coins. There are 20 coins combined. One % of 20 is 20 ÷ 100 = 0.2. Now, divide the amount Hayley has by one percent. 4 ÷ 0.2 = 20% . Hayley has 20% of the coins.

### Question

If Edward takes 263 phones from a bucket of 300 phones, what percent of the phones does Edward have?

Edward has 263 phones. There are 300 phones as a whole. One percent of 300 is 300 ÷ 100 = 3. So, divide the amount Edward has by one percent. 263 ÷ 3 = 87.67% . Edward has 87.67% of the phones.

### Question

From a bucket of 240 flowers, Edward takes 164 flowers. What percent of the total flowers does Edward have?

Edward has 164 flowers. There are 240 flowers as a whole. 1 percent of 240 is 240 ÷ 100 = 2.4. Now, divide the amount Edward has by one percent. 164 ÷ 2.4 = 68.33% . Edward has 68.33% of the flowers.

### Question

What is 96 percent of 173?

To work out 96 percent of 173, first divide 173 by 100 to determine 1 percent: 173 ÷ 100 = 1.73. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 96 × 1.73 = 166.08

### Question

35 percent of 59 is what?