#### Solution for 2.94 is what percent of 5:

2.94:5*100 =

(2.94*100):5 =

294:5 = 58.8

Now we have: 2.94 is what percent of 5 = 58.8

Question: 2.94 is what percent of 5?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 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\%}={5}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={2.94}.

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

{100\%}={5}(1).

{x\%}={2.94}(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{5}{2.94}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{2.94}{5}

\Rightarrow{x} = {58.8\%}

Therefore, {2.94} is {58.8\%} of {5}.

#### Solution for 5 is what percent of 2.94:

5:2.94*100 =

(5*100):2.94 =

500:2.94 = 170.06802721088

Now we have: 5 is what percent of 2.94 = 170.06802721088

Question: 5 is what percent of 2.94?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 2.94 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\%}={2.94}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={5}.

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

{100\%}={2.94}(1).

{x\%}={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{2.94}{5}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{5}{2.94}

\Rightarrow{x} = {170.06802721088\%}

Therefore, {5} is {170.06802721088\%} of {2.94}.

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