#### Solution for What is 5 percent of 48:

5 percent *48 =

(5:100)*48 =

(5*48):100 =

240:100 = 2.4

Now we have: 5 percent of 48 = 2.4

Question: What is 5 percent of 48?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 48.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{48}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={5\%}.

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

{48}={100\%}(1).

{x}={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{48}{x}=\frac{100\%}{5\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{48}=\frac{5}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {2.4}

Therefore, {5\%} of {48} is {2.4}

#### Solution for What is 48 percent of 5:

48 percent *5 =

(48:100)*5 =

(48*5):100 =

240:100 = 2.4

Now we have: 48 percent of 5 = 2.4

Question: What is 48 percent of 5?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 5.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{5}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={48\%}.

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

{5}={100\%}(1).

{x}={48\%}(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}{x}=\frac{100\%}{48\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{5}=\frac{48}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {2.4}

Therefore, {48\%} of {5} is {2.4}

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