# What percent of 50 is 20?

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##### 1 Answer

Apr 22, 2017

#### Explanation:

Percent is basically a fraction but one where the bottom number (denominator) is fixed at 100.

Let the unknown value be

Then we have:

Where

To get

But

So the recent in fraction format is

In normal written format it is

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The symbol % is like a unit of measurement but one that is worth

So