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You want to know the answer to this question: What is 172 percent of 500? Here is a very simple step-by-step guide to find out. This type of percentage calculation is most commonly used if you try to determine the tip, for example, in a restaurant.

1. We use the following formula: \(\text{Percentage of a value}\) = \(X \cdot P\%\)

2. \(X = 500\)


3. \(P\% = 172\)


4. \(500 \cdot 172\%\) = \(500 \cdot 1.72\) = \(860\)

So now you know the answer! What is 172 percent of 500? - 860!

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