# How much is 1.7 percent of 3/5

Using this tool you can find any percentage in three ways. So, we think you reached us looking for answers like: What is 1.7 (1.7%) percent (%) of 3/5 (3/5)? Or may be: How much is 1.7 percent of 3/5. See the solutions to these problems just after the percentage calculator below.

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## How to work out percentages - Step by Step

Here are the solutions to the questions stated above:

### 1) What is 1.7% of 3/5?

Always use this formula to find a percentage:

^{%} / _{100} = ^{Part} / _{Whole} replace the given values:

^{1.7} / _{100} = ^{Part} / _{3/5}

Cross multiply:

1.7 x 3/5 = 100 x Part, or

1.02 = 100 x Part

Now, divide by 100 and get the answer:

Part = ^{1.02} / _{100} = 0.051

### 2) 1.7 is what percent of 3/5?

Use again the same percentage formula:

^{%} / _{100} = ^{Part} / _{Whole} replace the given values:

^{%} / _{100} = ^{1.7} / _{3/5}

Cross multiply:

% x 3/5 = 1.7 x 100

Divide by 3/5 and get the percentage:

% = ^{1.7 x 100} / _{3/5} = 283.33333333333%