# What is 8 percent of 4400?

Mar 5, 2016

$352$

#### Explanation:

$\frac{8}{100} \cdot 4400$

$352$

Mar 5, 2016

4400 times 8% = 4400 times 0.08 = 352

Mar 5, 2016

352
Have a look at the explanation about percentages

#### Explanation:

Percent( written normally as %) is: If something is split into 100 equal parts how many of that 100 do you have.

It is another way of writing a fraction but a fraction where the bottom number (denominator) is fixed at 100.
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Splitting 4400 into 100 equally sized parts

$\frac{4400}{100}$

You have 8 of them giving

$8 \times \frac{4400}{100} = 352$

So, out of the 4400 you have 352 of them.

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$\frac{8}{100} \times 4400 = 352$