# What percent of 38 is 15?

May 4, 2018

39.474%

#### Explanation:

To find percentage,

15/38xx100%~~39.474%

May 4, 2018

39.5%

#### Explanation:

It is easier to understand the question if it is asked as

"What percent is $15$ out of $38$?"

(Then it can be heard as a fraction - I got $15$ out of 38 for my test.)

To find what percent one value is of another ..

"fraction" xx 100%

15/38 xx 100% ~~39.5%