# 77 is what percent of 192?

##### 3 Answers

#### Answer:

Approximately 40%

#### Explanation:

77 multiplied by 192 (total number) and then multiplied by 100 to get a percentage!

#### Answer:

A slightly different approach and teaching where things come from.

#### Explanation:

Using ratio

This where the shortcut of divide by the denominator and multiply by 100 comes from.

As a fraction of the whole we have:

Let the unknown value be

The objective is to end up with

Treat

To change denominator of 192 into 100 we use

Multiply top and bottom by

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As the