# Percentage Calculator in Common Phrases Converter

Most accurate Percentage Calculator in Common Phrases converter.

### Results:

#### Calculation:

* |x| = the absolute value of x

## Definition:

Percents are the result of expressing numbers as a part of 100.

The word percent means per hundred.

percent sign, %, is used to indicate the number of parts out of 100 parts.

For example: 10% is equivalent to 10/100 fraction

15% is equivalent to 15100 fraction

20% is equivalent to 20100 fraction

A percentage was form by dividing the value by the total value and then multiply the resultant by 100.

Formula: (ValueTotal value) × 100

Example: 34 x 100 = 0.75 x 100 = 75%

## How to find the percentage of a number:

We can use different formulas to calculate the percentage of a number, such as:

1.

We represent P% of number by X, while X is required number :

P% of Number = X

When remove the % sign, we have a formula: P100 x Number = X

Example: Find out 15% of 60

We have:

15% of 60 = X

15100 x 60 = X

X = 0.15 x 60

X = 9

2.

Know that: X is the required number

By using the equation: Total value X= 100%P%

XTotal value = P100

X = (P x Total value)100

Example: Find out 20% of 80

We have:

80X = 100%20%

X80 = 20100

X = (20 x 80)100

X = 1600100

X = 16