# What percent of 175 is 35?

##### 2 Answers

35 is 20% of 175

#### Explanation:

Another way this can be written is 35 is

In mathematics "is" is the equivalent of equals or "=".

When dealing with percentages

Also when dealing with percentages the word "of" means to mutliply or times.

Combining this we can write this problem in mathematical for and solve for

#35/175 = 20%

#### Explanation:

It is easier to understand what is asked if we ask it the other way round. What percent is 35 of 175. You are being told that the one value is some fraction or some percent of the other.

In the same way as "What percent is 30 out of 36 for a test"

To find one quantity as a percent of another:

=

You could also simplify the fraction first.