# What percent of 47 is 2?

## 4.25532%

## (4.25532% of 47 is 2)

### 4.25532% of 47 is 2. Explanation: What does 4.25532 percent (or 4.25532%) mean?

Percent (%) is an abbreviation for the Latin “per centum”, which means per hundred or for every hundred. So, 4.25532% means 4.25532 out of every 100.

### Methods to calculate "What percent of 47 is 2" with step by step explanation:

#### Method 1: Diagonal multiplication to calculate "What percent of 47 is 2"

- For 47, our answer will be 2
- For 100, our answer will be x
- 47*x = 100*2 (In Step 1 and 2 see colored text; Diagonal multiplications will always be equal)
- x = 100*2/47 = 200/47 = 4.25532

#### 4.25532% of 47 is 2

#### Method 2: Same side division to calculate "What percent of 47 is 2"

- For 47, our answer will be 2
- For 100, our answer will be x
- 2/x = 47/100 (In Step 1 and 2, see colored text; Same side divisions will always be equal)
- 47/100 = 2/x or x/2 = 100/47
- x = 2*100/47 = 200/47 = 4.25532

#### 4.25532% of 47 is 2

### Percentage examples

Percentages express a proportionate part of a total. When a total is not given then it is assumed to be 100. E.g. 47% (read as 47 percent) can also be expressed as 47/100 or 47:100.Example: If 47% (47 percent) of your savings are invested in stocks, then 47 out of every 100 dollars are invested in stocks. If your savings are $10,000, then a total of 47*100 (i.e. $4700) are invested in stocks.

### Percentage sign (%)

The percent (per cent i.e. per hundred) sign % is the standard symbol to indicate a percentage, to signify a number or ratio as a fraction of 100. Related signs include the permille (per thousand) sign ‰ and the permyriad (per ten thousand) sign ‱ (also known as a basis point), which indicate that a number is divided by one thousand or ten thousand, respectively.### Scholarship programs to learn math

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