Solution for 42 is what percent of 7000:

42:7000*100 =

(42*100):7000 =

4200:7000 = 0.6

Now we have: 42 is what percent of 7000 = 0.6

Question: 42 is what percent of 7000?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 7000 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\%}={7000}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={42}.

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

{100\%}={7000}(1).

{x\%}={42}(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{7000}{42}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{42}{7000}

\Rightarrow{x} = {0.6\%}

Therefore, {42} is {0.6\%} of {7000}.

Solution for 7000 is what percent of 42:

7000:42*100 =

(7000*100):42 =

700000:42 = 16666.67

Now we have: 7000 is what percent of 42 = 16666.67

Question: 7000 is what percent of 42?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 42 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\%}={42}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={7000}.

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

{100\%}={42}(1).

{x\%}={7000}(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{42}{7000}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{7000}{42}

\Rightarrow{x} = {16666.67\%}

Therefore, {7000} is {16666.67\%} of {42}.

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