# What percent of 45 is 35?

Nov 10, 2016

=77 7/9% ~~77.78%~~ 77.8%

#### Explanation:

Write as a fraction first and then xx 100%

35/45 xx 100%

=7/9 xx100%

=0.7777... xx 100%

=77 7/9% ~~77.78%~~ 77.8%

As this is a recurring decimal it needs to be rounded off.
The number of decimal places will depend on the accuracy required.

The fraction form is exact and therefore more accurate.