# 6 percent of 150 Pounds

Using this tool you can find any percentage in three ways. So, we think you reached us looking for answers like: What is 6 (6%) percent (%) of 150 (150)? Or may be: 6 percent of 150 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 6% of 150?

Always use this formula to find a percentage:

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

^{6} / _{100} = ^{Part} / _{150}

Cross multiply:

6 x 150 = 100 x Part, or

900 = 100 x Part

Now, divide by 100 and get the answer:

Part = ^{900} / _{100} = 9

### 2) 6 is what percent of 150?

Use again the same percentage formula:

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

^{%} / _{100} = ^{6} / _{150}

Cross multiply:

% x 150 = 6 x 100

Divide by 150 and get the percentage:

% = ^{6 x 100} / _{150} = 4%