# What is 20% of 86?

Oct 6, 2017

17.2

#### Explanation:

I will translate your question into a mathematical question:

% = percent = out of 100
of = multiply by

So 20/100*86=?

Now order of operations, $\frac{20}{100} = .2$
So .2*86=?

My calculator says $.2 \cdot 86 = 17.2$