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### What is 85 percent of 250?

#### Solution for What is 85 percent of 250:

85 percent *250 =

(85:100)*250 =

(85*250):100 =

21250:100 = 212.5

**Now we have: 85 percent of 250 = 212.5**

**Question: What is 85 percent of 250?**

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 250.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{250}={100\%}.

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

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

{250}={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{250}{x}=\frac{100\%}{85\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{250}=\frac{85}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {212.5}

Therefore, {85\%} of {250} is {212.5}

#### Solution for What is 250 percent of 85:

250 percent *85 =

(250:100)*85 =

(250*85):100 =

21250:100 = 212.5

**Now we have: 250 percent of 85 = 212.5**

**Question: What is 250 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}={250\%}.

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

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

{x}={250\%}(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\%}{250\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{85}=\frac{250}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {212.5}

Therefore, {250\%} of {85} is {212.5}