# What is the translation for "The product of 12% & some number"?

##### 1 Answer
Jun 27, 2015

12% xx "some number"
or
$\frac{12}{100} \times \text{some number}$

#### Explanation:

"product" means the result of multiplication.

"per cent" (%) means "per hundred"
12% therefore means $12$ for each $100$ or $\frac{12}{100}$