# What is 20% of 40?

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

## Answer: 20% of 40 is 8.

Let's find 20% of 40.

**Explanation:**

20% of 40 can be written as 20% × 40

= 20/100 × 40

= 8

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

Let's find 20% of 40.

**Explanation:**

20% of 40 can be written as 20% × 40

= 20/100 × 40

= 8