Finding a Percent of a Number - Example What is 10% of 80?
Example: You have 80 Cats and 10% of them are
female. How many female Cats do you have? what is
10% of 80?
step-1 convert 10% to a decimal by moving the decimal
point back two places. 10% = .10 decimal
step-2 multiply 0.10 by 80.
Answer: 10% of 80 is 8
The Decimal equivalent for some common percent.