#### Solution for 387 is what percent of 2:

387:2*100 =

(387*100):2 =

38700:2 = 19350

Now we have: 387 is what percent of 2 = 19350

Question: 387 is what percent of 2?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 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\%}={2}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={387}.

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

{100\%}={2}(1).

{x\%}={387}(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}{387}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{387}{2}

\Rightarrow{x} = {19350\%}

Therefore, {387} is {19350\%} of {2}.

#### Solution for 2 is what percent of 387:

2:387*100 =

(2*100):387 =

200:387 = 0.52

Now we have: 2 is what percent of 387 = 0.52

Question: 2 is what percent of 387?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 387 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\%}={387}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={2}.

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

{100\%}={387}(1).

{x\%}={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{387}{2}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{2}{387}

\Rightarrow{x} = {0.52\%}

Therefore, {2} is {0.52\%} of {387}.

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