# 1 percent of five hundred Dollars

Using this tool you can find any percentage in three ways. So, we think you reached us looking for answers like: 1) What is 1 percent (%) of five-hundred? 2) 1 is what percent of five-hundred? Or may be: 1 percent of five hundred Dollars?

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## How to work out percentages - Step by Step

Here are the solutions to the questions stated above:

### 1) What is 1% of 500?

Always use this formula to find a percentage:

% / 100 = Part / Whole replace the given values:

1 / 100 = Part / 500

Cross multiply:

1 x 500 = 100 x Part, or

500 = 100 x Part

Now, divide by 100 and get the answer:

Part = 500 / 100 = 5

### 2) 1 is what percent of 500?

Use again the same percentage formula:

% / 100 = Part / Whole replace the given values:

% / 100 = 1 / 500

Cross multiply:

% x 500 = 1 x 100

Divide by 500 and get the percentage:

% = 1 x 100 / 500 = 0.2%

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