# How much is 2 percent of 70

Using this tool you can find any percentage in three ways. So, we think you reached us looking for answers like: What is 2 (2%) percent (%) of 70 (70)? Or may be: How much is 2 percent of 70. See the solutions to these problems just after the percentage calculator below.

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## How to work out percentages - Step by Step

Here are the solutions to the questions stated above:

### 1) What is 2% of 70?

Always use this formula to find a percentage:

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

^{2} / _{100} = ^{Part} / _{70}

Cross multiply:

2 x 70 = 100 x Part, or

140 = 100 x Part

Now, divide by 100 and get the answer:

Part = ^{140} / _{100} = 1.4

### 2) 2 is what percent of 70?

Use again the same percentage formula:

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

^{%} / _{100} = ^{2} / _{70}

Cross multiply:

% x 70 = 2 x 100

Divide by 70 and get the percentage:

% = ^{2 x 100} / _{70} = 2.8571428571429%