# How to find out what percentage a number is of another number?

Percentage is a number or ratio which is expressed in terms of 100.

## Answer: Write the given numbers in terms of a fraction and multiply it by 100.

Percentages are fractions with 100 as the denominator.

**Explanation: **

Suppose if one number is 40 and the other number is 67, then the percentage of 40 out of 67 is calculated as follows:

= (number_{ }1 / number_{ }2) × 100

= 40/67 × 100

= 59.70%