(“Percent of Total”)
Keyboard Access:X Y Y/X*100HP-28: REAL PREV HP48S: MTH PARTS NXT HP48G: MTH REAL HP49/50: LS-MTH REALPercent of Total Function: Returns the percent of the first argument that is represented by the second argument.
If both arguments are unit objects (HP48/49/50 only), the units must be consistent with each other. The dimensions of a unit object are dropped from the result, but units are part of the calculation.
Out of my collection of 8 Van Gogh paintings, I sold 6. What percent of the total did I sell?
75 (I sold 75% of them).
On a test with 38 questions, a student got 35 correct. What's his grade?
92 (His grade is 92%)
returns 10, because 200 centimeters represents 10% of 20 meters.
The HP48 and HP49/50 handle symbolic inputs differently.HP48: HP49/50:HP49/50 maximum integer inputs: no limit.