# Find the whole from a percent 6th grade

To find a percentage of a whole, multiply the percent (written as a decimal) by the whole. Remember, to convert a percent to a decimal, divide by 100.percent (as decimal) × whole =

To find a percentage of a whole, multiply the percent (written as a decimal) by the whole. Remember, to convert a percent to a decimal, divide by 100.

percent (as decimal) × whole = part (of whole)

To find a percentage of a whole, multiply the percent (written as a decimal) by the whole. 10% written as a decimal is 0.1.

To find the whole, given the percent and the part, divide the part by the percent (written as a decimal). 10% written as a decimal is 0.1.

To find the percent (as a decimal), given the part and the whole, divide the part by the whole.