# What Percent of 50 is 15?

Percentage is a ratio of a number expressed out of 100

## Answer: 30 percent of 50 is equal to 15

Percent means out of 100.

## Explanation:

Let the percentage be X

X% of 50 = 15

=> (X/100) * 50 = 15

=> X/2 = 15

=> X = 30

Percentage is a ratio of a number expressed out of 100

Percent means out of 100.

Let the percentage be X

X% of 50 = 15

=> (X/100) * 50 = 15

=> X/2 = 15

=> X = 30