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Formula

(5 ÷ 100) x 395 = 19.75

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Convert percent to decimal

5% to decimal is 5 ÷ 100 = 0.05

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Multiply the decimal number with the second number

0.05 x 395 = 19.75

For example, John needs 5 percent of the shares to be in power. The number of shares is 395. How many shares does John need to buy? What is 5 percent of 395? 5 percent to decimal is equal 5 / 100 = 0.05 0.05 x 395 = 19.75 so John need to buy 19.75 shares