#### Solution for What is 85 percent of 218:

85 percent *218 =

(85:100)*218 =

(85*218):100 =

18530:100 = 185.3

Now we have: 85 percent of 218 = 185.3

Question: What is 85 percent of 218?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 218.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{218}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={85\%}.

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

{218}={100\%}(1).

{x}={85\%}(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{218}{x}=\frac{100\%}{85\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{218}=\frac{85}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {185.3}

Therefore, {85\%} of {218} is {185.3}

#### Solution for What is 218 percent of 85:

218 percent *85 =

(218:100)*85 =

(218*85):100 =

18530:100 = 185.3

Now we have: 218 percent of 85 = 185.3

Question: What is 218 percent of 85?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 85.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{85}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={218\%}.

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

{85}={100\%}(1).

{x}={218\%}(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{85}{x}=\frac{100\%}{218\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{85}=\frac{218}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {185.3}

Therefore, {218\%} of {85} is {185.3}

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