What's 20% of 2000 dollars?

20% of $2000.00 is $400.00.

If you are buying something that costs $2000.00 and it is 20% off, you will pay $1,600.00 and save $400.00

If you need to find 20% of 2000, you first convert the percentage "20%" to its decimal form, namely, the number "0.20". Always convert the percentages to decimals.

Since "twenty percent of two thousand" tells you to multiply the 0.20 and 2000, you get: (0.20)(2000) = 400; this says that 400 is twenty percent of 2000.

A lot of percent problems turn out to be easy to solve when you give them a little thought. In many cases, just remember the connection between percents and fractions and you’re halfway home. Learn How to Solve Percent Problems at Dummies.com.

Of interest, if you can solve these math problems, you are as smart as the world's smartest teenagers.

Updated on Monday, April 27 2015 at 10:41AM EDT