# How do I calculate 15% of my grade?

## How do I calculate 15% of my grade?

The first research paper is 15% of your total grade, so think of it as 15 points total. If you earn 95 points for the research paper, multiply . 15 (15%) with your grade of 95 and you see that you have earned 14.85 out of a total 15 points possible in this area.

### How is percentage rating calculated?

You can find your test score as a percentage by dividing your score by the total number of points, then multiplying by 100.

#### How do I calculate 15% of a number in Excel?

Multiply an entire column of numbers by a percentageEnter the numbers you want to multiply by 15% into a column.In an empty cell, enter the percentage of 15% (or 0.15), and then copy that number by pressing Ctrl-C.Select the range of cells A1:A5 (by dragging down the column).

**How do I calculate 20% of a number in Excel?**

If you want to calculate a percentage of a number in Excel, simply multiply the percentage value by the number that you want the percentage of. For example, if you want to calculate 20% of 500, multiply 20% by 500. – which gives the result 100. Note that the % operator tells Excel to divide the preceding number by 100.