#### Solution for 320 is what percent of 1700:

320:1700*100 =

(320*100):1700 =

32000:1700 = 18.82

Now we have: 320 is what percent of 1700 = 18.82

Question: 320 is what percent of 1700?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 1700 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\%}={1700}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={320}.

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

{100\%}={1700}(1).

{x\%}={320}(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{1700}{320}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{320}{1700}

\Rightarrow{x} = {18.82\%}

Therefore, {320} is {18.82\%} of {1700}.

#### Solution for 1700 is what percent of 320:

1700:320*100 =

(1700*100):320 =

170000:320 = 531.25

Now we have: 1700 is what percent of 320 = 531.25

Question: 1700 is what percent of 320?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 320 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\%}={320}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={1700}.

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

{100\%}={320}(1).

{x\%}={1700}(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{320}{1700}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{1700}{320}

\Rightarrow{x} = {531.25\%}

Therefore, {1700} is {531.25\%} of {320}.

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