Q: How do you work out one percent of something?

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Multiply it by 0.01

you divide the number by 100

Divide it by 5.

Since 25% is the same as one fourth of something, the easiest thing to do is divide the number by 4. So, 25% of 100 would be 100 / 4 = 25

Since 25% is the same as one fourth of something, the easiest thing to do is divide the number by 4. So, 25% of 100 would be 100 / 4 = 25

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Work out one percent, then multiply the answer by three

Multiply the value by 0.03

Divide it by 4

Divide the number by 200

To get 30 percent of something, multiply that something to 0.30 which is the decimal equivalent of 30%. Example: 30% of 49 = 0.30 * 49 = 14.7

yes. one tenth is 10 percent of something. one-hundredth is 1 percent of something.

Divide it by 20 or multiply it by 0.05

Multiply by 7 then divide by 100.

multiply the number by .7, that is 70 % of that number

You divide it by 10 example. if 100% of something is 10 then 10% is 10divided by 10 =1

One half of something is 50 percent (50%).

To work out a percentage, the first thing to do is work out what ONE percent of the "something" is. you do this by dividing the "something" by 100 (percent means 100). Therefore 5800/100 = 58 58= 1% of 5800 It then follows that 3% of 5800 must be Three times the value for 1%. (58). 3*58 = 174 174 = 3% of 5800