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# Simple Percentage Calculator

Use our onlie Simple Percentage Calculator.

## Simple Percentage Calculator

Our online Simple Percentage Calculator is designed for lazy mind and easy for use:

1. Enter a percentage in the input cell for the Percentage %.
2. Enter a Known Number in the input cell for the Of X.

The Result section will shows:

• Percentage of a Known Number: show the result of the defined percentage of the defined value x

## Percentage of a Number Equation

Percentage Of A Number equation:

• A little trick that you can use when you want to perform percentage of number in you head without a calculator
P% of X = X% of P
• P% is equal to P divided by 100
P%= P/100

How do you find a Percent of a Number:

1. first you need to use the equation Y=X x P% where X is the number and P is the percentage.
2. Next you need to convert the percentage to decimal which mean just divide P by 100 and the sign %:
P = P%/100
3. Finally, simply multiply the decimal version of the percentage by the given number.

Or to avoid all this manual calculation you use our simple percentage calculator on the top.

## Percentage of a Number Example

How to find 5 percent of a number 30:

we will start first by converting the 5 percent 5% to a decimal :

5 ÷ 100 = 0.05

Next you need yo multiply the decimal by the number 30

30 x 0.05 = 1.5

How do you find 70 Percent of a Number 50

We will start first by converting the70 percent 70% to a decimal :

70 ÷ 100 = 0.7

Next you need yo multiply the decimal by the number 50

50 x 0.7 = 35

What is 20% of 300

We will start first by converting the 20 percent 20% to a decimal :

20 ÷ 100 = 0.2

Next you need yo multiply the decimal by the number 300

300 x 0.2 = 60