# What is 60% of 115?

Oct 30, 2016

$69$

#### Explanation:

To calculate 60% " of "115 , write it in maths in the same way as you read it.

60% xx 115

=$\frac{60}{100} \times \frac{115}{1} \text{ } \leftarrow$ cancel where possible

=${\cancel{60}}^{3} / {\cancel{100}}^{\cancel{20}} \times {\cancel{115}}^{23} / 1$

=$23 \times 3 = 69$