#### Answer

The percent is not 50.

#### Work Step by Step

Substitute 50 for the variable and cross multiply.
$\frac{36}{12}\overset?=\frac{50}{100}$
$36\times100\overset?=50\times12$
$3600\overset?=600\ X$

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The percent is not 50.

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