#### Solution for What is 5 percent of 13.8:

5 percent *13.8 =

(5:100)*13.8 =

(5*13.8):100 =

69:100 = 0.69

Now we have: 5 percent of 13.8 = 0.69

Question: What is 5 percent of 13.8?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 13.8.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{13.8}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={5\%}.

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

{13.8}={100\%}(1).

{x}={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{13.8}{x}=\frac{100\%}{5\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{13.8}=\frac{5}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {0.69}

Therefore, {5\%} of {13.8} is {0.69}

#### Solution for What is 13.8 percent of 5:

13.8 percent *5 =

(13.8:100)*5 =

(13.8*5):100 =

69:100 = 0.69

Now we have: 13.8 percent of 5 = 0.69

Question: What is 13.8 percent of 5?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 5.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{5}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={13.8\%}.

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

{5}={100\%}(1).

{x}={13.8\%}(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{5}{x}=\frac{100\%}{13.8\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{5}=\frac{13.8}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {0.69}

Therefore, {13.8\%} of {5} is {0.69}

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