# 74.7% of 600 is what number?

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Aug 30, 2016

Multiply 600 by the percentage given.

#### Explanation:

Basically you COULD just type this in a simple calculator, but Socratic is for answering questions, isn't it?

This is how I do it.

74.7% of 100 is 74.7

Thus when we take 74.7% of 600 we multiply 74.7 by 6 since 600=100x6. The answer is 448.2.