Solution for 17.2 is what percent of 300:

17.2:300*100 =

(17.2*100):300 =

1720:300 = 5.7333333333333

Now we have: 17.2 is what percent of 300 = 5.7333333333333

Question: 17.2 is what percent of 300?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 300 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\%}={300}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={17.2}.

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

{100\%}={300}(1).

{x\%}={17.2}(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{300}{17.2}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{17.2}{300}

\Rightarrow{x} = {5.7333333333333\%}

Therefore, {17.2} is {5.7333333333333\%} of {300}.

Solution for 300 is what percent of 17.2:

300:17.2*100 =

(300*100):17.2 =

30000:17.2 = 1744.1860465116

Now we have: 300 is what percent of 17.2 = 1744.1860465116

Question: 300 is what percent of 17.2?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 17.2 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\%}={17.2}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={300}.

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

{100\%}={17.2}(1).

{x\%}={300}(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{17.2}{300}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{300}{17.2}

\Rightarrow{x} = {1744.1860465116\%}

Therefore, {300} is {1744.1860465116\%} of {17.2}.