# Question 496a8

##### 1 Answer
Jan 13, 2017

35% of 500 is 175.

#### Explanation:

35% can also be written as $\frac{35}{100}$ or $0.35$

% (percent) means per 100

Of in mathematics means multiplication

So, to figure this out we must multiply $0.35$ by 500.

$0.35 \cdot 500 = 175$

35%# of 500 is 175.