# 6 percent of forty two Dollars

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 forty two (42)? Or may be: 6 percent of forty two Dollars. See the solutions to these problems just after the percentage calculator below.

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### 1) What is 6% of 42?

Always use this formula to find a percentage:

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

6 / 100 = Part / 42

Cross multiply:

6 x 42 = 100 x Part, or

252 = 100 x Part

Now, divide by 100 and get the answer:

Part = 252 / 100 = 2.52

### 2) 6 is what percent of 42?

Use again the same percentage formula:

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

% / 100 = 6 / 42

Cross multiply:

% x 42 = 6 x 100

Divide by 42 and get the percentage:

% = 6 x 100 / 42 = 14.285714285714%