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1) What is 50% of 15?

Always use this formula to find a percentage:

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

50 / 100 = Part / 15

Cross multiply:

50 x 15 = 100 x Part, or

750 = 100 x Part

Now, divide by 100 and get the answer:

Part = 750 / 100 = 7.5

2) 50 is what percent of 15?

Use again the same percentage formula:

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

% / 100 = 50 / 15

Cross multiply:

% x 15 = 50 x 100

Divide by 15 and get the percentage:

% = 50 x 100 / 15 = 333.33333333333%

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