# 85 percent of three Dollars

Using this tool you can find any percentage in three ways. So, we think you reached us looking for answers like: What is 85 (85%) percent (%) of three (3)? Or may be: 85 percent of three 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

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### 1) What is 85% of 3?

Always use this formula to find a percentage:

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

85 / 100 = Part / 3

Cross multiply:

85 x 3 = 100 x Part, or

255 = 100 x Part

Now, divide by 100 and get the answer:

Part = 255 / 100 = 2.55

### 2) 85 is what percent of 3?

Use again the same percentage formula:

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

% / 100 = 85 / 3

Cross multiply:

% x 3 = 85 x 100

Divide by 3 and get the percentage:

% = 85 x 100 / 3 = 2833.3333333333%