#### Solution for What is 15 percent of 280000:

15 percent *280000 =

(15:100)*280000 =

(15*280000):100 =

4200000:100 = 42000

Now we have: 15 percent of 280000 = 42000

Question: What is 15 percent of 280000?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 280000.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{280000}={100\%}.

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

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

{280000}={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{280000}{x}=\frac{100\%}{15\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{280000}=\frac{15}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {42000}

Therefore, {15\%} of {280000} is {42000}

#### Solution for What is 280000 percent of 15:

280000 percent *15 =

(280000:100)*15 =

(280000*15):100 =

4200000:100 = 42000

Now we have: 280000 percent of 15 = 42000

Question: What is 280000 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}={280000\%}.

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

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

{x}={280000\%}(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\%}{280000\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{15}=\frac{280000}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {42000}

Therefore, {280000\%} of {15} is {42000}

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