# 38 is what percent of 56?

Jun 4, 2018

$\frac{475}{4}$

#### Explanation:

Using the formula $\left(\frac{38}{56}\right) \cdot 100$ will give you the percentage to be $\frac{475}{4}$

Jun 4, 2018

67.86%

#### Explanation:

examples:-
50/100 xx 100=50%

20/100 xx100=20%
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38/56 xx 100=67.86%

check:-

67.86% xx 56=38.0016=38 " to the nearest whole number".

Jun 4, 2018

67.86%

#### Explanation:

'percentage' means out of $100$, so we multiply by 100 to get a percentage.

$\Rightarrow \frac{38}{56} \times 100 = 0.67857143$

$\Rightarrow 0.67857143 \times 100 = 67.8571429$

rArr 67.86% to $2 d . p$