Solution for 247 is what percent of 1500:

247:1500*100 =

(247*100):1500 =

24700:1500 = 16.47

Now we have: 247 is what percent of 1500 = 16.47

Question: 247 is what percent of 1500?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 1500 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\%}={1500}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={247}.

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

{100\%}={1500}(1).

{x\%}={247}(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{1500}{247}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{247}{1500}

\Rightarrow{x} = {16.47\%}

Therefore, {247} is {16.47\%} of {1500}.

Solution for 1500 is what percent of 247:

1500:247*100 =

(1500*100):247 =

150000:247 = 607.29

Now we have: 1500 is what percent of 247 = 607.29

Question: 1500 is what percent of 247?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 247 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\%}={247}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={1500}.

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

{100\%}={247}(1).

{x\%}={1500}(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{247}{1500}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{1500}{247}

\Rightarrow{x} = {607.29\%}

Therefore, {1500} is {607.29\%} of {247}.