# What Is 10 percent of 300 + Solution with Free Steps

**10 percent of 300 is equal to ****30****. You can calculate this solution by multiplying 300 by the factor of 0.10. **

The solution to the question **10 percent of 300 **may be applied in many cases. Let us suppose that you wanted to buy a noise cancelling head phone. The listed price of the **headphone is 300 dollars**. However, there is a **shipping of 10 percent** on this item. Now if you had known that **10 percent of 300 is 30, **you would have easily understood that the shipping cost will be 30 dollars and the **overall price would be 330 dollars**.

The calculation of **10 percent of 300** may prove helpful in many situations similar to the **headphone example** above. In this article, we have laid out a **step-by-step** method for calculating **10 percent of 300**.

## What Is 10 percent of 300?

**10% of 300 equals 30. To calculate this result multiply the fraction 0.10 by 300.**

Another method for finding **10 percent of 300** is through the multiplication of the fraction **25/100** with the integer **300**. This multiplication **300 x 25/100 **would result the needed output of 30.

## How To Calculate 10 percent of 300?

The following steps outline the process of calculating **10 percent of 300**.

**Step 1**

Writing **10 percent of 300**** **in mathematical form:

**10 percent of 300 = 10% x 300**

**Step 2**

Substitute the **%** symbol in **10 percent of 300**** **with the fraction **1/100:**

**10 percent of 300 = ( 10 x 1/100 ) x 300**

### Step 3

**Rearranging** the **( 10 x 1/100 ) x 300****:**

**10 percent of 300 = ( 10 x 300 ) / 100**

### Step 4

Multiplying **10 with 300:**

**10 percent of 300 = ( 3000 ) / 100**

### Step 5

Dividing **300****0 by 100:**

**10 percent of 300 = 30**

Therefore, the **10 percent of 300**** ****is equivalent to 30**

We can see that **10 percent of 300** is equal to **30** by using the following graph.

Figure 1: Pie Chart Showing **10 percent of 300**

The **pink region** in the figure above **represents 10 percent of 300**, or **30, in absolute terms**. The **90 percent of 300****, or 270**, is represented by the **yellow area**.

The **percentage** is a mathematical technique that may be used for **comparing **different quantities. It is a way of mapping measurements to a **scale of zero to one hundred**.

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