# What percent of 50 is 140?

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See a solution process below:

#### Explanation:

"Percent" or "%" means "out of 100" or "per 100".

Therefore x% can be written as

We can now write this equation and solve for

140 is

#### Explanation:

The question is probably easier to read if it is given as:

What percent is

To find what percent one value is of another, use the following:

Note that multiplying by