#### Solution for What is 16 percent of 55:

16 percent *55 =

( 16:100)*55 =

( 16*55):100 =

880:100 = 8.8

Now we have: 16 percent of 55 = 8.8

Question: What is 16 percent of 55?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 55.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{55}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={ 16\%}.

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

{55}={100\%}(1).

{x}={ 16\%}(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{55}{x}=\frac{100\%}{ 16\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{55}=\frac{ 16}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {8.8}

Therefore, { 16\%} of {55} is {8.8}

#### Solution for What is 55 percent of 16:

55 percent * 16 =

(55:100)* 16 =

(55* 16):100 =

880:100 = 8.8

Now we have: 55 percent of 16 = 8.8

Question: What is 55 percent of 16?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 16.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{ 16}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={55\%}.

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

{ 16}={100\%}(1).

{x}={55\%}(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{ 16}{x}=\frac{100\%}{55\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{ 16}=\frac{55}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {8.8}

Therefore, {55\%} of { 16} is {8.8}

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