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**What Is 12 Percent of 75000 + Solution With Free Steps**

**12% of 75,000 is $2900. We can get this result by multiplying 0.12 by 75000. **

Let’s say **Adnan** is saving up for a **brand-new BMW**. Unfortunately, he can’t afford his **ideal vehicle**. The car was originally **75,000 dollars** which was too much **money** for him to spend. At the annual shareholder meeting, it was decided that every corporate client would receive a discount of **12 percent**. His initial calculation yielded a result of **9000** or **12% of 75,000.** Since the price of his ideal vehicle has dropped to **66,000,** it is well within his **financial** means to buy it.

The main **objective** of this percentage question is to calculate **12** percent of **75000**.

**What Is 12 Percent of 75000?**

**9000 is equal to 12% of 75,000. To figure out the answer, multiply 0.12 by 75,000.**

The solution can be found by **multiplying** the **fraction 12/100** by **75,000**. The answer to the problem, once it has been solved, is **9000**.

**How to calculate 12 percent of 75000?**

The following **mathematical procedures** can be applied in the right sequence to **determine** the amount that is equivalent to **12% of 75000.**

**Step 1**

Writing** 12% of 75000** in **mathematical form as**:

**12 percent of 75000 = 12% x 75000**

**Step 2**

Substitute the **%** symbol with the fraction **1/100:**

**12 percent of 75000 = (12 x 1/100) x 75000**

**Step 3**

**Rearranging** the **above equation** gives:

**12 percent of 75000 = (12 x 75000) / 100**

**Step 4**

Multiplying **12 with 75000:**

**12 percent of 75000 = ( 900000) / 100**

**Step 5**

Dividing **900000 by 100:**

**12 percent of 75000 = 9000**

The result is that **9000** is equal to the **12** percent of **75000**.

Using the** pie chart below**, we can see that **9000** is equal to 12 percent of 75000.

**Figure 1: The a**bove pie** chart shows** **12 percent of 75000**.

**12** percent of **75000** are shown in the **pie graphic**. The red area represents the **9000** that is calculated as **12% of 75000**. The whole value of **75000** is represented by the entire graph. The green portion of the graph indicates that **88% of the total**, or **66000**, is left.

A **percentage** is defined as the** normalized** value of a given number in relation to its **highest value** when all **possible values** of the provided number can be** translated** onto a scale from** 0 to 100**.

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