#### Solution for What is 16 percent of 78:

16 percent *78 =

(16:100)*78 =

(16*78):100 =

1248:100 = 12.48

Now we have: 16 percent of 78 = 12.48

Question: What is 16 percent of 78?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 78.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{78}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={16\%}.

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

{78}={100\%}(1).

{x}={16\%}(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{78}{x}=\frac{100\%}{16\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{78}=\frac{16}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {12.48}

Therefore, {16\%} of {78} is {12.48}

#### Solution for What is 78 percent of 16:

78 percent *16 =

(78:100)*16 =

(78*16):100 =

1248:100 = 12.48

Now we have: 78 percent of 16 = 12.48

Question: What is 78 percent of 16?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 16.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{16}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={78\%}.

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

{16}={100\%}(1).

{x}={78\%}(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{16}{x}=\frac{100\%}{78\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{16}=\frac{78}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {12.48}

Therefore, {78\%} of {16} is {12.48}

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