# 80 percent of half Pesos

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## How to work out percentages - Step by Step

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### 1) What is 80% of 1/2?

Always use this formula to find a percentage:

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

^{80} / _{100} = ^{Part} / _{1/2}

Cross multiply:

80 x 1/2 = 100 x Part, or

40 = 100 x Part

Now, divide by 100 and get the answer:

Part = ^{40} / _{100} = 0.8

### 2) 80 is what percent of 1/2?

Use again the same percentage formula:

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

^{%} / _{100} = ^{80} / _{1/2}

Cross multiply:

% x 1/2 = 80 x 100

Divide by 1/2 and get the percentage:

% = ^{80 x 100} / _{1/2} = 16000%