## What is 12 percent of 980?

12 percent of 980 is 117.6

# Percentage calculators

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# The calculations explained

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

To calculate 10 of 400 as a percentage, first calculate what one percent of 400 is. To do so, divide 400 by 100.

400 ÷ 100 = 4

Now divide 10 by 4 to get the answer.

10 ÷ 4 = 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

If Hayley takes 6 sweets from a pile of 400 sweets, what percent of the sweets does Hayley have?

Hayley has 6 sweets. There are 400 sweets as a whole. One % of 400 is 400 ÷ 100 = 4. So, divide the amount Hayley has by one percent. 6 ÷ 4 = 1.5% . Hayley has 1.5% of the sweets.

### Question

A bag contains 200 action-figures. Oscar is given 25. How many percent of the 200 action-figures does Oscar have?

Oscar has 25 action-figures. There are 200 action-figures combined. 1 percent of 200 is 200 ÷ 100 = 2. Now, divide the amount Oscar has by one percent. 25 ÷ 2 = 12.5% . Oscar has 12.5% of the action-figures.

### Question

Out of 500 phones, if Pauline takes 105, what percent of the phones does Pauline have?

Pauline has 105 phones. There are 500 phones altogether. 1% of 500 is 500 ÷ 100 = 5. So, divide the amount Pauline has by one percent. 105 ÷ 5 = 21% . Pauline has 21% of the phones.

### Question

What is 78 percent of 57?

To get the 78% of 57, first divide 57 by 100 to determine one percent: 57 ÷ 100 = 0.57. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 78 × 0.57 = 44.46

### Question

There is a total of 250 phones. Edward holds 76. What percent of all the phones does Edward have?

Edward has 76 phones. There are 250 phones in total. 1 percent of 250 is 250 ÷ 100 = 2.5. Next, divide the amount Edward has by one percent. 76 ÷ 2.5 = 30.4% . Edward has 30.4% of the phones.

### Question

76 percent of 89 is what?

To work out 76 percent of 89, first divide 89 by 100 to work out one%: 89 ÷ 100 = 0.89. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 76 × 0.89 = 67.64

### Question

38 percent of 268 is what?

To work out 38 percent of 268, first divide 268 by 100 to get one%: 268 ÷ 100 = 2.68. Now multiply that by 100 to get the answer. 38 × 2.68 = 101.84

### Question

There is a bag with 300 infinity-cubes from which Jo helps themself to 229. What percentage of infinity-cubes does Jo have?

Jo has 229 infinity-cubes. There are 300 infinity-cubes altogether. One % of 300 is 300 ÷ 100 = 3. So, divide the amount Jo has by one percent. 229 ÷ 3 = 76.33% . Jo has 76.33% of the infinity-cubes.

### Question

Find 74% of 205.

To work out 74% of 205, first divide 205 by 100 to get one%: 205 ÷ 100 = 2.05. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 74 × 2.05 = 151.7

### Question

There is a box with 12 balls from which Chelsey helps themself to 7. What percentage of balls does Chelsey have?

Chelsey has 7 balls. There are 12 balls altogether. One percent of 12 is 12 ÷ 100 = 0.12. So, divide the amount Chelsey has by one percent. 7 ÷ 0.12 = 58.33% . Chelsey has 58.33% of the balls.

### Question

What is 85% of 451?

To get the 85 percent of 451, first divide 451 by 100 to work out one percent: 451 ÷ 100 = 4.51. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 85 × 4.51 = 383.35

### Question

What is 64% of 147?

To get the 64 percent of 147, first divide 147 by 100 to get one%: 147 ÷ 100 = 1.47. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 64 × 1.47 = 94.08

### Question

Find 72% of 288.

To work out 72% of 288, first divide 288 by 100 to work out one percent: 288 ÷ 100 = 2.88. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 72 × 2.88 = 207.36

### Question

If Faith takes 184 infinity-cubes from a trunk of 220 infinity-cubes, what percent of the infinity-cubes does Faith have?

Faith has 184 infinity-cubes. There are 220 infinity-cubes combined. One % of 220 is 220 ÷ 100 = 2.2. Next, divide the amount Faith has by one percent. 184 ÷ 2.2 = 83.64% . Faith has 83.64% of the infinity-cubes.

### Question

What is 75% of 141?

To work out 75 percent of 141, first divide 141 by 100 to work out 1%: 141 ÷ 100 = 1.41. Now times that by 100 to get the answer. 75 × 1.41 = 105.75

### Question

From a trunk of 50 apples, Abigail takes 28 apples. What percent of the total apples does Abigail have?

Abigail has 28 apples. There are 50 apples in total. 1 percent of 50 is 50 ÷ 100 = 0.5. So, divide the amount Abigail has by one percent. 28 ÷ 0.5 = 56% . Abigail has 56% of the apples.

### Question

A trunk contains 66 pencils. Justine is given 59. How many percent of the 66 pencils does Justine have?