#### Solution for What is 30 percent of 8.5:

30 percent *8.5 =

(30:100)*8.5 =

(30*8.5):100 =

255:100 = 2.55

Now we have: 30 percent of 8.5 = 2.55

Question: What is 30 percent of 8.5?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 8.5.

Step 2: We represent the unknown value with {x}.

Step 3: From step 1 above,{8.5}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={30\%}.

Step 5: This results in a pair of simple equations:

{8.5}={100\%}(1).

{x}={30\%}(2).

Step 6: By dividing equation 1 by equation 2 and noting that both the RHS (right hand side) of both
equations have the same unit (%); we have

\frac{8.5}{x}=\frac{100\%}{30\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{8.5}=\frac{30}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {2.55}

Therefore, {30\%} of {8.5} is {2.55}

#### Solution for What is 8.5 percent of 30:

8.5 percent *30 =

(8.5:100)*30 =

(8.5*30):100 =

255:100 = 2.55

Now we have: 8.5 percent of 30 = 2.55

Question: What is 8.5 percent of 30?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 30.

Step 2: We represent the unknown value with {x}.

Step 3: From step 1 above,{30}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={8.5\%}.

Step 5: This results in a pair of simple equations:

{30}={100\%}(1).

{x}={8.5\%}(2).

Step 6: By dividing equation 1 by equation 2 and noting that both the RHS (right hand side) of both
equations have the same unit (%); we have

\frac{30}{x}=\frac{100\%}{8.5\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{30}=\frac{8.5}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {2.55}

Therefore, {8.5\%} of {30} is {2.55}

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