# 10 percent of 500000 Dollars

Using this tool you can find any percentage in three ways. So, we think you reached us looking for answers like: What is 10 (10%) percent (%) of 500000 (500000)? Or may be: 10 percent of 500000 Dollars. 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 10% of 500000?

Always use this formula to find a percentage:

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

^{10} / _{100} = ^{Part} / _{500000}

Cross multiply:

10 x 500000 = 100 x Part, or

5000000 = 100 x Part

Now, divide by 100 and get the answer:

Part = ^{5000000} / _{100} = 50000

### 2) 10 is what percent of 500000?

Use again the same percentage formula:

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

^{%} / _{100} = ^{10} / _{500000}

Cross multiply:

% x 500000 = 10 x 100

Divide by 500000 and get the percentage:

% = ^{10 x 100} / _{500000} = 0.002%