#### Solution for What is 840 percent of 5:

840 percent *5 =

(840:100)*5 =

(840*5):100 =

4200:100 = 42

Now we have: 840 percent of 5 = 42

Question: What is 840 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}={840\%}.

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

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

{x}={840\%}(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\%}{840\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{5}=\frac{840}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {42}

Therefore, {840\%} of {5} is {42}

#### Solution for What is 5 percent of 840:

5 percent *840 =

(5:100)*840 =

(5*840):100 =

4200:100 = 42

Now we have: 5 percent of 840 = 42

Question: What is 5 percent of 840?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 840.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{840}={100\%}.

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

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

{840}={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{840}{x}=\frac{100\%}{5\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{840}=\frac{5}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {42}

Therefore, {5\%} of {840} is {42}

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