How Do I Find The Percentage Of 15% Of 260?


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Anonymous Profile
Anonymous answered
15% of 260 will be
divide 15 by 100 then multiply it by 260 you will get 39 that is the answer.
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Anonymous answered
To find a percentage of anything divide the number you want to find the percentage of and then times it by the percentage. Eg 260 divided by 100 equals 2.6 then times it by 15 so 15 percent of 260 will be 39.
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Ryan Rugraff answered
Percentages are just another term for a figure of measurement. Each percentage point is one tenth of the whole. Or .10 of X (the total amount/#/measurement). So if you need 15 percent of 260 it would look something like -

15 (total percentage) x .10 = .150 or .15

.15 x 260 = final answer

this can also be noted in other ways. For instance all are equal - 15/100 = .15 = 1.5/10 = 15%

Math is a language and the grammar of it can be manipulated, but the answer is always the same...have fun with it.

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