# Percentage Formula

In its simplest form, percent man per hundred. To express a number between zero and one, percentage formula is used. It is defines as a number represented as a fraction of 100. Denoted by the symbol = %, it is majorly used to compare and finding out ratios.

The Percentage Formula is given as,\[\large Percentage = \frac{Value}{Total\:Value}\times 100\]

The Percentage Formula is given as,\[\large Percentage = \frac{Value}{Total\:Value}\times 100\]

### Solved Examples

**Question 1:**What is the percentage of $\frac{4}{5}$?

**Solution:**

$\frac{4}{5}$

= $\frac{4 \times 20}{5 \times 20}$

= $\frac{80}{100}$

= 80%

**Question 2:**There are 150 students in a class. Out of them 75 are girls. Find the percentage of girls in the class?

**Solution:**

Total students in the class = 150

Girls in the class = 75

% of girls in the class

= $\frac{75}{150}\times$ 100

= $\frac{7500}{150}$

= 50 %

% of girls in the class

= $\frac{75}{150}\times$ 100

= $\frac{7500}{150}$

= 50 %

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