# What is 40% of 50?

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

## Answer: 40% of 50 is 20.

Let's find 40% of 50.

**Explanation:**

40% of 50 can be written as 40% × 50.

= 40/100 × 50

= 20

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

Let's find 40% of 50.

**Explanation:**

40% of 50 can be written as 40% × 50.

= 40/100 × 50

= 20