# 12% of 120 is 100. State whether the statement is true or false

**Solution:**

Given, 12% of 120 is 100

We have to determine if the given statement is true or false.

According to the question,

12% of 120 = 100

LHS: 12% of 120

= (12/100) × 120

= (12/10) × 12

= 12×12/10

= 144/10

= 14.4

RHS: 100

LHS ≠ RHS

12% of 120 is 14.4

Therefore, the given statement is false.

**✦ Try This: **10% of 200 is 80. State whether the statement is true or false.

**☛ Also Check: **NCERT Solutions for Class 7 Maths Chapter 8

**NCERT Exemplar Class 7 Maths Chapter 7 Problem 66**

## 12% of 120 is 100. State whether the statement is true or false

**Summary:**

The given statement,”12% of 120 is 100” is false.

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