# What is 10% of 500?

A percent is a ratio of a number expressed out of 100.

## Answer: 10% of 500 is 50.

Let's find 10% of 500.

**Explanation:**

10% of 500 can be written as 10% × 500

= 10/100 × 500

= 50

A percent is a ratio of a number expressed out of 100.

Let's find 10% of 500.

**Explanation:**

10% of 500 can be written as 10% × 500

= 10/100 × 500

= 50