#### Solution for What is 20 percent of 85.00:

20 percent *85.00 =

(20:100)*85.00 =

(20*85.00):100 =

1700:100 = 17

Now we have: 20 percent of 85.00 = 17

Question: What is 20 percent of 85.00?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 85.00.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{85.00}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={20\%}.

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

{85.00}={100\%}(1).

{x}={20\%}(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{85.00}{x}=\frac{100\%}{20\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{85.00}=\frac{20}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {17}

Therefore, {20\%} of {85.00} is {17}

#### Solution for What is 85.00 percent of 20:

85.00 percent *20 =

(85.00:100)*20 =

(85.00*20):100 =

1700:100 = 17

Now we have: 85.00 percent of 20 = 17

Question: What is 85.00 percent of 20?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 20.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{20}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={85.00\%}.

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

{20}={100\%}(1).

{x}={85.00\%}(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{20}{x}=\frac{100\%}{85.00\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{20}=\frac{85.00}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {17}

Therefore, {85.00\%} of {20} is {17}

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