# 85 percent of twenty seven Pesos

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## How to work out percentages - Step by Step

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### 1) What is 85% of 27?

Always use this formula to find a percentage:

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

^{85} / _{100} = ^{Part} / _{27}

Cross multiply:

85 x 27 = 100 x Part, or

2295 = 100 x Part

Now, divide by 100 and get the answer:

Part = ^{2295} / _{100} = 22.95

### 2) 85 is what percent of 27?

Use again the same percentage formula:

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

^{%} / _{100} = ^{85} / _{27}

Cross multiply:

% x 27 = 85 x 100

Divide by 27 and get the percentage:

% = ^{85 x 100} / _{27} = 314.81481481481%