# 55 percent of five hundred Dollars

Using this tool you can find any percentage in three ways. So, we think you reached us looking for answers like: What is 55 (55%) percent (%) of five hundred (500)? Or may be: 55 percent of five hundred Dollars. See the solutions to these problems just after the percentage calculator below.

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### 1) What is 55% of 500?

Always use this formula to find a percentage:

% / 100 = Part / Whole replace the given values:

55 / 100 = Part / 500

Cross multiply:

55 x 500 = 100 x Part, or

27500 = 100 x Part

Now, divide by 100 and get the answer:

Part = 27500 / 100 = 275

### 2) 55 is what percent of 500?

Use again the same percentage formula:

% / 100 = Part / Whole replace the given values:

% / 100 = 55 / 500

Cross multiply:

% x 500 = 55 x 100

Divide by 500 and get the percentage:

% = 55 x 100 / 500 = 11%