#### Solution for 5 is what percent of 557:

5:557*100 =

(5*100):557 =

500:557 = 0.9

Now we have: 5 is what percent of 557 = 0.9

Question: 5 is what percent of 557?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 557 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\%}={557}.

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

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

{100\%}={557}(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{557}{5}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{5}{557}

\Rightarrow{x} = {0.9\%}

Therefore, {5} is {0.9\%} of {557}.

#### Solution for 557 is what percent of 5:

557:5*100 =

(557*100):5 =

55700:5 = 11140

Now we have: 557 is what percent of 5 = 11140

Question: 557 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\%}={557}.

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

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

{x\%}={557}(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}{557}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{557}{5}

\Rightarrow{x} = {11140\%}

Therefore, {557} is {11140\%} of {5}.

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