# 27% of 142 is what?

Sep 2, 2016

27% of $142$ is $38.34$

#### Explanation:

x% of $a$ means $\frac{x}{100}$ of $a$ i.e. x/100×a.

Hence, 27% of $142$ means

27/100×142

= $\frac{3834}{100}$

= $38.34$