# What is 5% of 300?

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

## Answer: 5% of 300 is 15.

Let's find 5% of 300.

**Explanation:**

5% of 300 can be written as 5% × 300

= 5/100 × 300

= 15

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

Let's find 5% of 300.

**Explanation:**

5% of 300 can be written as 5% × 300

= 5/100 × 300

= 15