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1) What is 55% of 24?

Always use this formula to find a percentage:

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

55 / 100 = Part / 24

Cross multiply:

55 x 24 = 100 x Part, or

1320 = 100 x Part

Now, divide by 100 and get the answer:

Part = 1320 / 100 = 13.2

2) 55 is what percent of 24?

Use again the same percentage formula:

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

% / 100 = 55 / 24

Cross multiply:

% x 24 = 55 x 100

Divide by 24 and get the percentage:

% = 55 x 100 / 24 = 229.16666666667%

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