Finding a Whole Given Part and Percent

Find what number another number is a given percentage of. Example: What number is 8 20% of? A whole (W), a part (P), and a percentage (%) are related by the equation: P=W×%. To solve, you would use these two forms: %=P/W and W=P/%.


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