# What percent of 84 is 20?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 9, 2017

23.8% of 84 is 20

#### Explanation:

Let's cal the percent we are looking for

"Percent" or "%" means "out of 100" or "per 100", Therefore p% can be written as

When dealing with percents the word "of" means "times" or "to multiply".

Putting this altogether we can write this equation and solve for