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1) What is 40% of 1/4?

Always use this formula to find a percentage:

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

40 / 100 = Part / 1/4

Cross multiply:

40 x 1/4 = 100 x Part, or

10 = 100 x Part

Now, divide by 100 and get the answer:

Part = 10 / 100 = 0.4

2) 40 is what percent of 1/4?

Use again the same percentage formula:

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

% / 100 = 40 / 1/4

Cross multiply:

% x 1/4 = 40 x 100

Divide by 1/4 and get the percentage:

% = 40 x 100 / 1/4 = 16000%

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