# 75% of what number is 48?

Dec 27, 2015

$64$

#### Explanation:

$\frac{75}{100} \times x = 48$

$\implies \frac{100}{75} \times \frac{75}{100} \times x = \frac{100}{75} \times 48$

$\implies x = \frac{100}{75} \times 48$

$\implies x = 64$

Mar 2, 2016

if x is 3/4 of y then y is 4/3 of x

4/3 of 48 is 64