#### Solution for 16 is what percent of 853:

16:853*100 =

(16*100):853 =

1600:853 = 1.88

Now we have: 16 is what percent of 853 = 1.88

Question: 16 is what percent of 853?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 853 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\%}={853}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={16}.

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

{100\%}={853}(1).

{x\%}={16}(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{853}{16}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{16}{853}

\Rightarrow{x} = {1.88\%}

Therefore, {16} is {1.88\%} of {853}.

#### Solution for 853 is what percent of 16:

853:16*100 =

(853*100):16 =

85300:16 = 5331.25

Now we have: 853 is what percent of 16 = 5331.25

Question: 853 is what percent of 16?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 16 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\%}={16}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={853}.

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

{100\%}={16}(1).

{x\%}={853}(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{16}{853}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{853}{16}

\Rightarrow{x} = {5331.25\%}

Therefore, {853} is {5331.25\%} of {16}.

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