If you find out the value of 3/5th of 998 then it comes out to be 598.8

⇒ **3/5th of 998 = 598.8**

It shows that 3/5th of a number is nothing but just multiplying the number by 3 and then dividing by 5. In this case, (998 x 3) / 5.

## Calculating 3/5th of 998

First, you need to write it in the format of a math question.

There are 3 ways to solve this…

### 1st method to solve 3/5th of 998 (Recommended)

= (3/5) x 998

= (998 x 3) / 5

= **598.8**

### 2nd method to solve 3/5th of 998 (Recommended)

= (3/5) x 998

= (998 / 5) x 3

= **598.8**

### 3rd method to solve 3/5th of 998

= (3/5) x 998

= (0.6) x 998

= **598.8**

And, the answer will approximately be the same as the 1st or 2nd method. However, the first/second method is preferred most of the time.

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## How the question will be asked

Occasionally, you might get asked the same question differently. Here are some examples:

- What is
**3/5 times 998**? - What is the
**multiplication of 3/5 by 998**? - What is
**three fifth of 998**? - What is
**(3/5) x 998**?

And, the answer to all the above questions would be **598.8**.