#### Solution for What is 50 percent of 272:

50 percent *272 =

(50:100)*272 =

(50*272):100 =

13600:100 = 136

Now we have: 50 percent of 272 = 136

Question: What is 50 percent of 272?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 272.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{272}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={50\%}.

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

{272}={100\%}(1).

{x}={50\%}(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{272}{x}=\frac{100\%}{50\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{272}=\frac{50}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {136}

Therefore, {50\%} of {272} is {136}

#### Solution for What is 272 percent of 50:

272 percent *50 =

(272:100)*50 =

(272*50):100 =

13600:100 = 136

Now we have: 272 percent of 50 = 136

Question: What is 272 percent of 50?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 50.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{50}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={272\%}.

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

{50}={100\%}(1).

{x}={272\%}(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{50}{x}=\frac{100\%}{272\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{50}=\frac{272}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {136}

Therefore, {272\%} of {50} is {136}

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