Solution for What is 2.5 percent of 500:

2.5 percent *500 =

( 2.5:100)*500 =

( 2.5*500):100 =

1250:100 = 12.5

Now we have: 2.5 percent of 500 = 12.5

Question: What is 2.5 percent of 500?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 500.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{500}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={ 2.5\%}.

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

{500}={100\%}(1).

{x}={ 2.5\%}(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{500}{x}=\frac{100\%}{ 2.5\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{500}=\frac{ 2.5}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {12.5}

Therefore, { 2.5\%} of {500} is {12.5}

Solution for What is 500 percent of 2.5:

500 percent * 2.5 =

(500:100)* 2.5 =

(500* 2.5):100 =

1250:100 = 12.5

Now we have: 500 percent of 2.5 = 12.5

Question: What is 500 percent of 2.5?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 2.5.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{ 2.5}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={500\%}.

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

{ 2.5}={100\%}(1).

{x}={500\%}(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{ 2.5}{x}=\frac{100\%}{500\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{ 2.5}=\frac{500}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {12.5}

Therefore, {500\%} of { 2.5} is {12.5}