# Percentage calculator

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### What is the percentage?

A percent is a ratio whose second term is 100. Percent means parts per hundred. The word comes from the Latin phrase per centum, which means per hundred. In mathematics, we use the symbol % for percent or the abbreviation pct.For example, 12% (read as 'twelve percent') is equal to 12/100, or 3/25, or 0.12.

Percentages are used to express how large or small one quantity is relative to another quantity.

## Percentage in word problems:

- Iron

Iron ore contains 57% iron. How much ore is needed to produce 20 tons of iron? - Profit gain

If 5% more is gained by selling an article for Rs. 350 than by selling it for Rs. 340, the cost of the article is: - Highway repair

The highway repair was planned for 15 days. However, it was reduced by 30%. How many days did the repair of the highway last? - Walking

Of the 450 students at the school, 432 walks to school. What percentage is this? - Seeds 2

How many seeds germinated from 1000 pcs, when 23% no emergence? - Percents

How many percents is 900 greater than the number 750? - Summerjob

The temporary workers planted new trees. Of the total number of 500 seedlings, they managed to plant 426. How many percents did they meet the daily planting limit? - Researchers

Researchers ask 200 families whether or not they were the homeowner and how many cars they had. Their response was homeowner: 14 no car or one car, two or more cars 86, not homeowner: 38 no car or one car, two or more cars 62. What percent of the families - Class

In 7.C clss are 10 girls and 20 boys. Yesterday was missing 20% of girls and 50% boys. What percentage of students missing? - New refrigerator

New refrigerator sells for 1024 USD, Monday will be 25% discount. How much USD will save, and what will be the price? - The Chemistry test

The Chemistry test contained 8 questions, each with 3 points. Peter scored 21 points. How many percent did Peter write a test? - Auto-tuning

During auto-tuning, the TV searched for 25 channels, four of which were music. The channels are stored in the TV's memory in random order. Express the percentage of the event that the music channel will be saved first. - Apples 2

James has 13 apples. He has 30 percent more apples than Sam. How many apples has Sam? - Energy saving

They were released three different, independent inventions saving 12%, 15% and 25% energy. Some considered that while the use of these inventions, the total savings will be 12% + 15% + 25% = 52%. Is this true? How much percent of energy will save all thre - Percentage 10

52 shorts and missed 13. Calculate percentage - Reward

Janko and Peter divided the reward from the brigade so that Peter got 5/8 of the reward. What percentage of Janko's reward got? - Christmas holidays

How many percent take Christmas holidays lasting 18 days from a school year that lasts 303 days? Round the result to two decimal places

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