#### Solution for 1242 is what percent of 2700:

1242:2700*100 =

(1242*100):2700 =

124200:2700 = 46

Now we have: 1242 is what percent of 2700 = 46

Question: 1242 is what percent of 2700?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 2700 is 100% since it is our output value.

Step 2: We next represent the value we seek with {x}.

Step 3: From step 1, it follows that {100\%}={2700}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={1242}.

Step 5: This gives us a pair of simple equations:

{100\%}={2700}(1).

{x\%}={1242}(2).

Step 6: By simply dividing equation 1 by equation 2 and taking note of the fact that both the LHS
(left hand side) of both equations have the same unit (%); we have

\frac{100\%}{x\%}=\frac{2700}{1242}

Step 7: Taking the inverse (or reciprocal) of both sides yields

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{1242}{2700}

\Rightarrow{x} = {46\%}

Therefore, {1242} is {46\%} of {2700}.

#### Solution for 2700 is what percent of 1242:

2700:1242*100 =

(2700*100):1242 =

270000:1242 = 217.39

Now we have: 2700 is what percent of 1242 = 217.39

Question: 2700 is what percent of 1242?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 1242 is 100% since it is our output value.

Step 2: We next represent the value we seek with {x}.

Step 3: From step 1, it follows that {100\%}={1242}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={2700}.

Step 5: This gives us a pair of simple equations:

{100\%}={1242}(1).

{x\%}={2700}(2).

Step 6: By simply dividing equation 1 by equation 2 and taking note of the fact that both the LHS
(left hand side) of both equations have the same unit (%); we have

\frac{100\%}{x\%}=\frac{1242}{2700}

Step 7: Taking the inverse (or reciprocal) of both sides yields

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{2700}{1242}

\Rightarrow{x} = {217.39\%}

Therefore, {2700} is {217.39\%} of {1242}.

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