# 32% of what number is 60?

Dec 16, 2016

32% of $187 \frac{1}{2}$ is 60.

#### Explanation:

Let the unknown number be - $x$

Then -

$x \times \frac{32}{100} = 60$

Solve it for $x$

$x = 60 \times \frac{100}{32} = 187 \frac{1}{2}$