#### Solution for What is 35.5 percent of 40:

35.5 percent *40 =

(35.5:100)*40 =

(35.5*40):100 =

1420:100 = 14.2

Now we have: 35.5 percent of 40 = 14.2

Question: What is 35.5 percent of 40?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 40.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{40}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={35.5\%}.

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

{40}={100\%}(1).

{x}={35.5\%}(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{40}{x}=\frac{100\%}{35.5\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{40}=\frac{35.5}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {14.2}

Therefore, {35.5\%} of {40} is {14.2}

#### Solution for What is 40 percent of 35.5:

40 percent *35.5 =

(40:100)*35.5 =

(40*35.5):100 =

1420:100 = 14.2

Now we have: 40 percent of 35.5 = 14.2

Question: What is 40 percent of 35.5?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 35.5.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{35.5}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={40\%}.

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

{35.5}={100\%}(1).

{x}={40\%}(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{35.5}{x}=\frac{100\%}{40\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{35.5}=\frac{40}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {14.2}

Therefore, {40\%} of {35.5} is {14.2}

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