# What is 15 percent of 7500

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### 1) What is 15% of 7500?

Always use this formula to find a percentage:

^{%} / _{100} = ^{Part} / _{Whole} replace the given values:

^{15} / _{100} = ^{Part} / _{7500}

Cross multiply:

15 x 7500 = 100 x Part, or

112500 = 100 x Part

Now, divide by 100 and get the answer:

Part = ^{112500} / _{100} = 1125

### 2) What is 15 out of 7500?

This question is equivalent to: "15 is what percent of 7500?" Or What percent 15 is out of 7500?

Use again the same percentage formula:

^{%} / _{100} = ^{Part} / _{Whole} replace the given values:

^{%} / _{100} = ^{15} / _{7500}

Cross multiply:

% x 7500 = 15 x 100

Divide by 7500 to get the percentage:

% = ^{(15 x 100)} / _{7500} = 0.2%

#### A shorter way to calculate x out of y

You can easily find 15 is out of 7500, in one step, by simply dividing 15 by 7500, then multiplying the result by 100. So,

15 is out of 7500 = ^{15}/_{7500} x 100 = 0.2%

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