# 18 is 36% is what number?

Apr 10, 2018

$18$ is 36% of $50$

#### Explanation:

You can solve this problem using simple algebra, by doing:
$x \left(\frac{36}{100}\right) = 18$.

By solving for $x$ you find that the answer is $50$.

$x = \frac{18 \times 100}{36}$