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You want to know the answer to this question: What is 85 percent of 50? 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. \(X = 50\)


3. \(P\% = 85\)


4. \(50 \cdot 85\%\) = \(50 \cdot 0.85\) = \(42.5\)

So now you know the answer! What is 85 percent of 50? - 42.5!

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