# Y is X% Percent of what?

Example: 12 is 60% of what?

Written using the formula: Z = 12 Ã· 60%

Convert percent to decimal

60 Ã· 100 = 0.6

Z = 12 Ã· 0.6

Z = 20

So 12 is 60% of 20

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Example: 12 is 60% of what?

Written using the formula: Z = 12 Ã· 60%

Convert percent to decimal

60 Ã· 100 = 0.6

Z = 12 Ã· 0.6

Z = 20

So 12 is 60% of 20

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