Solution for 5 is what percent of 252:

5:252*100 =

(5*100):252 =

500:252 = 1.98

Now we have: 5 is what percent of 252 = 1.98

Question: 5 is what percent of 252?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 252 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\%}={252}.

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

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

{100\%}={252}(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{252}{5}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{5}{252}

\Rightarrow{x} = {1.98\%}

Therefore, {5} is {1.98\%} of {252}.

Solution for 252 is what percent of 5:

252:5*100 =

(252*100):5 =

25200:5 = 5040

Now we have: 252 is what percent of 5 = 5040

Question: 252 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\%}={252}.

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

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

{x\%}={252}(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}{252}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{252}{5}

\Rightarrow{x} = {5040\%}

Therefore, {252} is {5040\%} of {5}.