6500 is 70 percent (%) of what number?

Let's call our missing number x.

Expressing this in terms of an equation, we get 6500 = 70% * x

Since a percentage is just the percent number divided by 100, we have:

6500 = | 70x |

100 |

6500 * 100 = | 70 * 100x |

100 |

650000 = 70x

650000 |

70 |

= |

70x |

70 |

650000 |

70 |

= |

x = | 650000 |

70 |

Therefore, our missing number x =

Now we know that 6500 is 70 percent (%) of