36 is what percent of 65?

2 Answers
Mar 21, 2017

Answer:

36 is the 55.4% of 65

Explanation:

Let #x# be a real number representing the percentage .
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#65xxx/100=36#
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#rArr(65x)/100=36#
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#rArr65x=3600#
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#rArrx=3600/65#
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#rArrx=55.4#
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Therefore, 36 is the 55.4% of 65 .

Mar 21, 2017

Answer:

55.44%

Explanation:

Percent means "per 100"

So, you need to find what 36 is when 65=100.

#36/65#=#x/100#

#100-:65~~1.54#
Therefore, #65 xx 1.54=100#
What you do to the bottom, you must do to the top.

Therefore, #36/65=(36 xx 1.54)/(65 xx 1.54)=55.44/100#

Therefore, #55.44%#