#### Solution for What is 15 percent of 1240:

15 percent *1240 =

( 15:100)*1240 =

( 15*1240):100 =

18600:100 = 186

Now we have: 15 percent of 1240 = 186

Question: What is 15 percent of 1240?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 1240.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{1240}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={ 15\%}.

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

{1240}={100\%}(1).

{x}={ 15\%}(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{1240}{x}=\frac{100\%}{ 15\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{1240}=\frac{ 15}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {186}

Therefore, { 15\%} of {1240} is {186}

#### Solution for What is 1240 percent of 15:

1240 percent * 15 =

(1240:100)* 15 =

(1240* 15):100 =

18600:100 = 186

Now we have: 1240 percent of 15 = 186

Question: What is 1240 percent of 15?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 15.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{ 15}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={1240\%}.

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

{ 15}={100\%}(1).

{x}={1240\%}(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{ 15}{x}=\frac{100\%}{1240\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{ 15}=\frac{1240}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {186}

Therefore, {1240\%} of { 15} is {186}

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