#### Solution for What is 5 percent of 856:

5 percent *856 =

(5:100)*856 =

(5*856):100 =

4280:100 = 42.8

Now we have: 5 percent of 856 = 42.8

Question: What is 5 percent of 856?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 856.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{856}={100\%}.

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

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

{856}={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{856}{x}=\frac{100\%}{5\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{856}=\frac{5}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {42.8}

Therefore, {5\%} of {856} is {42.8}

#### Solution for What is 856 percent of 5:

856 percent *5 =

(856:100)*5 =

(856*5):100 =

4280:100 = 42.8

Now we have: 856 percent of 5 = 42.8

Question: What is 856 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}={856\%}.

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

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

{x}={856\%}(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\%}{856\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{5}=\frac{856}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {42.8}

Therefore, {856\%} of {5} is {42.8}

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