# 24 is 60% of What Number?

## Question: 24 is 60% of what number?

Percentage is a fraction or a ratio in which the value of whole is always 100

## Answer: 24 is 60 percent of the number 40

Let 60% of y be 24

## Explanation:

=> (60/100) × y = 24

=> y = (24 × 100) / 60

=> y = 40

### Thus, 24 is 60 percent of the number 40

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