# What is 64% of 75?

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64% of 75

48

#### Explanation:

therefore

A full explanation is given (in detail) about what is happening and what things mean.

#### Explanation:

When percentage is presented in the format of 64% it is a shorthand notation for

Lets split up the wording percent:

Per means: 'for each'

cent means: one hundred. Think of century or centimetre

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So the question: "What is 64% of " is saying:

That is: split up 75 into 100 equal sized parts and put together 64 of them.

By the way, although not normally done it is perfectly correct to write

I am going to do this to demonstrate without room for doubt what is happening:

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