# What is 2.5% of 250 kg?

Jul 17, 2016

$6.25 k g$

#### Explanation:

Calculate it exactly as it is written..

$\frac{2.5}{100} \times 250$

=$6.25 k g$

We can also do this by finding 1% first.

1 % of 250 is 2.5kg.

2.5% "is then "2.5 xx 2.5 = 6.25kg