#### Solution for What is 12 percent of 500:

12 percent *500 =

(12:100)*500 =

(12*500):100 =

6000:100 = 60

Now we have: 12 percent of 500 = 60

Question: What is 12 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}={12\%}.

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

{500}={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{500}{x}=\frac{100\%}{12\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{500}=\frac{12}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {60}

Therefore, {12\%} of {500} is {60}

#### Solution for What is 500 percent of 12:

500 percent *12 =

(500:100)*12 =

(500*12):100 =

6000:100 = 60

Now we have: 500 percent of 12 = 60

Question: What is 500 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}={500\%}.

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

{12}={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{12}{x}=\frac{100\%}{500\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{12}=\frac{500}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {60}

Therefore, {500\%} of {12} is {60}

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