# 9 is what percent of 30?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 26, 2016

9 is 30% of 30.

#### Explanation:

Let's call the percent we are looking for

"Percent" or "%" means "out of 100" or "per 100", Therefore p% can be written as

When dealing with percents the word "of" means "times" or "to multiply".

Putting this altogether we can write this equation and solve for