Calculate 50% of a Number

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How to Calculate a Percentage
A percentage is calculated by taking the percentage, dividing that percentage by 100, and then multiplying by the number. For example, 50% of 50 is shown with the 2 formulas below.
Percentage Formula Result
50% of 50 50 / 100 x 50 25
50% of 50 50 x .01 x 50 25