A question like, what percent is 747 out of 1245. how do i solve it? i know the basics and all, but can you tell me how to solve it? Don't give me and example like "what is 5 out of 10" .

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- Dec 22nd 2010, 09:03 PMrandomnamePercentage Question
A question like, what percent is 747 out of 1245. how do i solve it? i know the basics and all, but can you tell me how to solve it? Don't give me and example like "what is 5 out of 10" .

- Dec 22nd 2010, 09:05 PMdwsmith
$\displaystyle \displaystyle \frac{747}{1245}=\mbox{what?}$

You are really demanding on how you want your answer for a new member. - Dec 23rd 2010, 04:58 PMrtblue
Given two numbers A and B, if you wish to find what percent A is of B, simply:

$\displaystyle \frac{A}{B}*100$