#### Solution for 2.5 is what percent of 79:

2.5:79*100 =

(2.5*100):79 =

250:79 = 3.1645569620253

Now we have: 2.5 is what percent of 79 = 3.1645569620253

Question: 2.5 is what percent of 79?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 79 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\%}={79}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={2.5}.

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

{100\%}={79}(1).

{x\%}={2.5}(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{79}{2.5}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{2.5}{79}

\Rightarrow{x} = {3.1645569620253\%}

Therefore, {2.5} is {3.1645569620253\%} of {79}.

#### Solution for 79 is what percent of 2.5:

79:2.5*100 =

(79*100):2.5 =

7900:2.5 = 3160

Now we have: 79 is what percent of 2.5 = 3160

Question: 79 is what percent of 2.5?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 2.5 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\%}={2.5}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={79}.

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

{100\%}={2.5}(1).

{x\%}={79}(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{2.5}{79}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{79}{2.5}

\Rightarrow{x} = {3160\%}

Therefore, {79} is {3160\%} of {2.5}.

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