# What number is 25% of 18?

Sep 2, 2017

$4 \frac{1}{2}$

#### Explanation:

25% is the same as $\frac{25}{100} \to \frac{1}{4}$

So halve and halve again to obtain the 25%

$\frac{1}{2} \times 18 = 9$

$\frac{1}{2} \times 9 = 4 \frac{1}{2}$