# How do you convert the following phrases into math expressions, and then evaluate the expressions: 50% of 32?

##### 2 Answers

Mar 29, 2018

16

#### Explanation:

Method 1.

Method 2.

you can answer that by language.

50% means half .

so half of 32 is 16.

Similarly 100% means doubling.

200% same way.

This only works for these percentages.

#### Explanation:

Replace the word 'of' with a multiply sign:

so