# What is 3% of 48300?

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3 percent of 48300 = 1449

## What is 48300 plus 3 percent?

48300 + 3% = 49749

## What is 48300 minus 3 percent?

48300 - 3% = 46851
In mathematics, a percentage (from Latin per centum by a hundred) is a number or ratio expressed as a fraction of 100. It is often denoted using the percent sign, %, although the abbreviations pct., pct and sometimes pc are also used. A percentage is a dimensionless number (pure number); it has no unit of measurement.
An important basic concept in mathematics is considered to be a percentage. It is used in economic disciplines and sciences, when calculating contributions and taxes, and is often used as a synonym for the concept of interest rate. The concept means shares in relation to the whole, which is taken as 100%. Sometimes the percentage is important for comparing two values: in the cost of goods, it is often estimated by which % the price of the first product is higher or lower than the cost of the second. How calculate 3 percent?
In the store, sweets worth 48300 dollars, you were given a discount 3% and you want to understand how much you saved.
Solution:
Amount saved = The price of sweets * Percentage Discount/ 100
Amount saved = (3 * 48300) / 100
Amount saved = \$1449
Simply put, when you buy sweets for \$48300 and the discount is 3%, you will pay \$46851 and save \$1449.
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