# What is 75 percent of 28?

## Question:

What is 75 percent of 28?

## Percents

Percents are special numbers that, like fractions and decimals, represent part of a whole. The word percent comes from a Latin word meaning 'part of a 100,' so percents are measured as amounts out of a hundred. We use a % sign to represent percents.

## Answer and Explanation:

75% of 28 is equal to 21.

To find this answer, we use the percent equation formula below:

- percent * whole = part

Don't forget that the percent needs...

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