# 342 is what percent of 475?

Dec 9, 2016

72%

#### Explanation:

To find out what percentage one quantity is of another you can use the method:

"fraction" xx 100%

$342$ is a certain portion of $475$, we can write this as $\frac{342}{475}$

If this is divided it will give a decimal answer. xx 100% gives the %

342/475 xx 100%

0.72 xx 100%

= 72%