 Math  percent of a #  Writeacher,

Math  percent of a # 
josh,
How do work this problem? 50% of what number is 46?

Math  percent of a # 
Writeacher,
50% = one half of something
If 46 is one half, what is the whole number? 
Math  percent of a # 
Reiny,
For another example, how about Romney's infamous 47% comment.