#### Solution for What is 12 percent of 3:

12 percent *3 =

(12:100)*3 =

(12*3):100 =

36:100 = 0.36

Now we have: 12 percent of 3 = 0.36

Question: What is 12 percent of 3?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 3.

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

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

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={12\%}.

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

{3}={100\%}(1).

{x}={12\%}(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{3}{x}=\frac{100\%}{12\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{3}=\frac{12}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {0.36}

Therefore, {12\%} of {3} is {0.36}

#### Solution for What is 3 percent of 12:

3 percent *12 =

(3:100)*12 =

(3*12):100 =

36:100 = 0.36

Now we have: 3 percent of 12 = 0.36

Question: What is 3 percent of 12?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 12.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{12}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={3\%}.

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

{12}={100\%}(1).

{x}={3\%}(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{12}{x}=\frac{100\%}{3\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{12}=\frac{3}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {0.36}

Therefore, {3\%} of {12} is {0.36}

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