Solution for What is 40 percent of 5.00:

40 percent *5.00 =

(40:100)*5.00 =

(40*5.00):100 =

200:100 = 2

Now we have: 40 percent of 5.00 = 2

Question: What is 40 percent of 5.00?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 5.00.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{5.00}={100\%}.

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

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

{5.00}={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{5.00}{x}=\frac{100\%}{40\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{5.00}=\frac{40}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {2}

Therefore, {40\%} of {5.00} is {2}

Solution for What is 5.00 percent of 40:

5.00 percent *40 =

(5.00:100)*40 =

(5.00*40):100 =

200:100 = 2

Now we have: 5.00 percent of 40 = 2

Question: What is 5.00 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}={5.00\%}.

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

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

{x}={5.00\%}(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{40}{x}=\frac{100\%}{5.00\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{40}=\frac{5.00}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {2}

Therefore, {5.00\%} of {40} is {2}

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