#### Solution for What is 60 percent of 5:

60 percent *5 =

( 60:100)*5 =

( 60*5):100 =

300:100 = 3

Now we have: 60 percent of 5 = 3

Question: What is 60 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}={ 60\%}.

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

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

{x}={ 60\%}(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\%}{ 60\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{5}=\frac{ 60}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {3}

Therefore, { 60\%} of {5} is {3}

#### Solution for What is 5 percent of 60:

5 percent * 60 =

(5:100)* 60 =

(5* 60):100 =

300:100 = 3

Now we have: 5 percent of 60 = 3

Question: What is 5 percent of 60?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 60.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{ 60}={100\%}.

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

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

{ 60}={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{ 60}{x}=\frac{100\%}{5\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{ 60}=\frac{5}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {3}

Therefore, {5\%} of { 60} is {3}

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