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### 4.32 is what percent of 5?

#### Solution for 4.32 is what percent of 5:

4.32:5*100 =

(4.32*100):5 =

432:5 = 86.4

**Now we have: 4.32 is what percent of 5 = 86.4**

**Question: 4.32 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\%}={4.32}.

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

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

{x\%}={4.32}(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}{4.32}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{4.32}{5}

\Rightarrow{x} = {86.4\%}

Therefore, {4.32} is {86.4\%} of {5}.

#### Solution for 5 is what percent of 4.32:

5:4.32*100 =

(5*100):4.32 =

500:4.32 = 115.74074074074

**Now we have: 5 is what percent of 4.32 = 115.74074074074**

**Question: 5 is what percent of 4.32?**

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 4.32 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\%}={4.32}.

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

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

{100\%}={4.32}(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{4.32}{5}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{5}{4.32}

\Rightarrow{x} = {115.74074074074\%}

Therefore, {5} is {115.74074074074\%} of {4.32}.