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# What number is 150% of 40?

Ratios, rates, proportions
What number is 150% of 40?

To find X% of a number, multiply the number by $$\displaystyle\frac{{X}}{{100}}$$. If n is 150% of 40, then: $$\displaystyle{\left(\frac{{150}}{{100}}\right)}\cdot{40}={n}$$
$$\displaystyle\frac{{6000}}{{100}}={n}$$