Algebra 1 : Whole and Part

Example Questions

Example Question #61 : Whole And Part

What number is forty percent of thirty five?      Explanation:

A percentage is some number out of 100.  Set up an equation to find the missing number. Simplify this equation. The answer is: Example Question #62 : Whole And Part

What is thirty percent of 90?      Explanation:

Rewrite 30 percent into a fraction. Multiply this with 90. The answer is .

Example Question #63 : Whole And Part

What is 76% of 24?     Explanation:

To find the value, we must convert the percent to a fraction:

76%= .

Now, because "of" indicates multiplication, we multiply the fraction by the "whole": Example Question #64 : Whole And Part

What is 60 percent of 99?      Explanation:

In order to determine the part, we will need to multiply the percent with the whole. Convert the percent to a fraction.  Remove the percentage sign and divide by 100. Multiply the numerator with 99.

The exact answer is: Example Question #65 : Whole And Part

What is 40 percent of one-fourth?      Explanation:

Rewrite the given percentage into a fraction.  A percentage is some number out of 100 parts. Multiply this fraction by one-fourth. The answer is: Example Question #66 : Whole And Part

Find the number that is sixty percent of forty.      Explanation:

Write sixty percent of forty as an expression. The percentage can be converted to a fraction by removing the percentage sign and divide by 100.

Rewrite the expression and simplify. The answer is: Example Question #67 : Whole And Part

What is forty percent of eighty?      Explanation:

A percent is some number out of 100 parts.  Rewrite 40 percent into a fraction. Write the expression for forty percent of eighty. Simplify the expression. The answer is: Example Question #68 : Whole And Part       Explanation:

Rewrite the percentage as a fraction. A percent is some number out of . Multiply this fraction by . Cancel out the common terms in the denominator with the integer.

The answer is: Example Question #69 : Whole And Part

What is three percent of three?      Explanation:

Rewrite three percent as a fraction. Multiply this fraction with three. The answer is: Example Question #70 : Whole And Part

What is four percent of twelve?      Explanation:

Write four percent as a fraction.  A percent is a number out of 100 parts. Multiply this fraction with twelve. Reduce this fraction. Cancel the common terms of this fraction.

The answer is:  