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1) What is 85% of 10?

Always use this formula to find a percentage:

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

85 / 100 = Part / 10

Cross multiply:

85 x 10 = 100 x Part, or

850 = 100 x Part

Now, divide by 100 and get the answer:

Part = 850 / 100 = 8.5

2) 85 is what percent of 10?

Use again the same percentage formula:

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

% / 100 = 85 / 10

Cross multiply:

% x 10 = 85 x 100

Divide by 10 and get the percentage:

% = 85 x 100 / 10 = 850%

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