# What is 30% of 50?

A percent is a ratio of a number expressed out of 100. 'Of' is commonly used in word problems and simply means multiplication.

## Answer: 30% of 50 is 15.

Let's find the value 30% of 50.

**Explanation:**

30% of 50 can be written as 30% × 50

= 30/100 × 50

= 15