What is 5% of 4.75?

1 Answer
Jan 9, 2017

Answer:

0.2375

Explanation:

% is a unit of measurement and is worth #1/100# so 5% is the same as #5/100#

In questions of this type the word 'of' can be interpreted as multiply.

#5%" of "4.75 -> 5/100xx4.75= 0.2375#