# How do you find the PCT in math?

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Hereof, how is MLB PCT calculated?

Number of Losses To **calculate** your winning percentage simply get the total number of games played by adding your wins and losses together. From there divide your number of wins by the total number of games played.

Also, how do you calculate a percentage of a percentage? To **calculate a percentage of a percentage**, convert both **percentages** to fractions of 100, or to decimals, and multiply them. For example, 50% of 40% is **calculated**; (50/100) x (40/100) = 0.50 x 0.40 = 0.20 = 20/100 = 20%. NOTE: It is not correct to divide by 100 and use **the percent** sign at the same time.

Similarly, it is asked, how do you calculate percentages?

To **calculate** the **percentage** of a specific number, you first convert the **percentage** number to a decimal. This process is the reverse of what you did earlier. You divide your **percentage** by 100. So, 40% would be 40 divided by 100 or .

Is .500 considered a winning record?

technically **considered a winning record**. In common usage most do not **consider** . **500** to be a **winning record**.