# 5 percent of eight ninths Pounds

Using this tool you can find any percentage in three ways. So, we think you reached us looking for answers like: What is 5 (5%) percent (%) of eight ninths (8/9)? Or may be: 5 percent of eight ninths Pounds. 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 5% of 8/9?

Always use this formula to find a percentage:

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

^{5} / _{100} = ^{Part} / _{8/9}

Cross multiply:

5 x 8/9 = 100 x Part, or

4.4444444444444 = 100 x Part

Now, divide by 100 and get the answer:

Part = ^{4.4444444444444} / _{100} = 0.4

### 2) 5 is what percent of 8/9?

Use again the same percentage formula:

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

^{%} / _{100} = ^{5} / _{8/9}

Cross multiply:

% x 8/9 = 5 x 100

Divide by 8/9 and get the percentage:

% = ^{5 x 100} / _{8/9} = 562.5%