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# What Is 10 Percent of 11500 + Solution With Free Steps

**1150 is equivalent to 10 percent of 11500. This outcome is achieved when 11500 is multiplied by the fraction 0.1. **

An understanding of percentages proves highly beneficial in daily life circumstances. For example, consider a scenario where you want to buy a car for yourself. The manager tells you that if you buy the car immediately, it will cost you **£11500**. However, if you book the car and wait for a few months, the price of the car will be reduced by **10%**. Hence, if you have the knowledge of percentages and how to apply them in real life you will get the car for only **£1150**.

This method can prove helpful in many such situations. A detailed solution to percentage problems is given in the following paragraphs.

**What Is 10 Percent of 11500?**

**10 percent of 11500 results in 1150. When 10 is divided by 100, the answer is 0.1. This 0.1 is multiplied by 11500 to get 1150 as an answer.**

The same result can be obtained by **dividing 11500 by 100 and then multiplying the result by 10**.

**How To Calculate 10 Percent of 11500?**

The 10 percent of 11500 can be calculated by following the below-mentioned steps:

### Step 1

10 percent of 11500 can be written in mathematical form as follows:

**10 percent of 11500 = 10% × 11500**

### Step 2

The percentage sign is now changed to its fractional form:

**10 percent of 11500 = 10/100 × 11500**

### Step 3

Rearrange the above equation:

**10 percent of 11500 = 10× 11500/100 **

### Step 4

After the multiplication of 10 and 11500, the following equation is obtained:

**10 percent of 11500 = 115000/100**

### Step 5

After the division of 115000 by 100, the equation becomes as follows:

**10 percent of 11500 = 1150**

So, the **10 percent of 11500 is 1150**.

### Step 7

The same procedure can be applied to various other kinds of percentage problems.

The **10 percent of 11500** is depicted in the figure below:

The overall area of the pie chart shows 100 percent of the value. The **green area** represents the** 90 percent** area while the **orange portion** represents the required **10 percent of 11500** which comes out to be **1150**.

The percentage is a portion of the total hundred parts of a whole. The percentage of a number can vary from any number between 1 and 100.

*All the Mathematical drawings/images are created using Geogebra.*