## anonymous 5 years ago how do you find 25% of 96?

1. anonymous

25% = 25/100 $\text{25% of M} = {25 \over 100} \times M$

2. anonymous

So 25% of 96 = ?

3. anonymous

4. anonymous

24

5. anonymous

I just did! You explain what you don't understand. Yes, 24 is correct.

6. anonymous

A percent is just a number divided by 100. $P\ \% = {P \over 100}$

7. anonymous

And typically 'of' means multiply.