How much is 5% of 6.5 hours?

Jul 27, 2018

5% of $6.5$ hours is $19.5$ minutes.

Explanation:

As there are $60$ minutes in each hour, we have

$60 \times 6.5 = 390$ minutes in $6.5$ hours

and its 5% is

$\frac{5}{100} \times 390$

= $\frac{5}{10} \times 39$

= $\frac{1}{2} \times 39$

= $\frac{39}{2}$

= $19.5$ minutes