## how to find percentage?

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### how to find percentage?

Hello dear friends
i m new here!
i hava a question plz solve it

find the percentage of property tax paid of Rs.7,488 when the property worth is 156,000

but my answer comes 48% plz tell me
Zshan96

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### Re: how to find percentage?

Zshan96 wrote:find the percentage of property tax paid of Rs.7,488 when the property worth is 156,000

but my answer comes 48% plz tell me

48% is almost half. Is 7488 almost half of 156000?

Plz write back showing how you got 48%. Thnx.
buddy

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### Re: how to find percentage?

dear my 48 answer is wrong

so tell me how the answer is 4.8
Zshan96

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### Re: how to find percentage?

it so simple
its formula is

7488/156000*100=4.8
Zshan96

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