#### Solution for What is 2 percent of 278:

2 percent *278 =

(2:100)*278 =

(2*278):100 =

556:100 = 5.56

Now we have: 2 percent of 278 = 5.56

Question: What is 2 percent of 278?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 278.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{278}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={2\%}.

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

{278}={100\%}(1).

{x}={2\%}(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{278}{x}=\frac{100\%}{2\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{278}=\frac{2}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {5.56}

Therefore, {2\%} of {278} is {5.56}

#### Solution for What is 278 percent of 2:

278 percent *2 =

(278:100)*2 =

(278*2):100 =

556:100 = 5.56

Now we have: 278 percent of 2 = 5.56

Question: What is 278 percent of 2?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 2.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{2}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={278\%}.

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

{2}={100\%}(1).

{x}={278\%}(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{2}{x}=\frac{100\%}{278\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{2}=\frac{278}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {5.56}

Therefore, {278\%} of {2} is {5.56}

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