# 6 percent of a twelfth Dollars

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## How to work out percentages - Step by Step

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### 1) What is 6% of 1/12?

Always use this formula to find a percentage:

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

^{6} / _{100} = ^{Part} / _{1/12}

Cross multiply:

6 x 1/12 = 100 x Part, or

0.5 = 100 x Part

Now, divide by 100 and get the answer:

Part = ^{0.5} / _{100} = 0.06

### 2) 6 is what percent of 1/12?

Use again the same percentage formula:

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

^{%} / _{100} = ^{6} / _{1/12}

Cross multiply:

% x 1/12 = 6 x 100

Divide by 1/12 and get the percentage:

% = ^{6 x 100} / _{1/12} = 7200%