# Math Help - precents

1. ## precents

hi i need to know what 15% of 236.50 is please

2. 15% = 0.15

Simply multiply it with 236.50.

3. Chops is right. but for future reference, it might help to learn some vocabulary (post # 5)

4. Originally Posted by mal101
hi i need to know what 15% of 236.50 is please
15% of 236.50 is $= \frac {15}{100} \times 236.50$

= 35.475