#### Solution for What is 125 percent of 42:

125 percent *42 =

(125:100)*42 =

(125*42):100 =

5250:100 = 52.5

Now we have: 125 percent of 42 = 52.5

Question: What is 125 percent of 42?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 42.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{42}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={125\%}.

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

{42}={100\%}(1).

{x}={125\%}(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{42}{x}=\frac{100\%}{125\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{42}=\frac{125}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {52.5}

Therefore, {125\%} of {42} is {52.5}

#### Solution for What is 42 percent of 125:

42 percent *125 =

(42:100)*125 =

(42*125):100 =

5250:100 = 52.5

Now we have: 42 percent of 125 = 52.5

Question: What is 42 percent of 125?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 125.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{125}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={42\%}.

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

{125}={100\%}(1).

{x}={42\%}(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{125}{x}=\frac{100\%}{42\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{125}=\frac{42}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {52.5}

Therefore, {42\%} of {125} is {52.5}

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