# 29 is 50% of what number?

$x = 58$

#### Explanation:

29 is 50% of what number
Let x be the number
50% of x is $\frac{50}{100} x$
Equating
$\frac{50}{100} x = 29$
$x = 29 \times \frac{100}{50}$
$x = 58$