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### 50 is what percent of 540?

#### Solution for 50 is what percent of 540:

50:540*100 =

(50*100):540 =

5000:540 = 9.26

**Now we have: 50 is what percent of 540 = 9.26**

**Question: 50 is what percent of 540?**

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 540 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\%}={540}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={50}.

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

{100\%}={540}(1).

{x\%}={50}(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{540}{50}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{50}{540}

\Rightarrow{x} = {9.26\%}

Therefore, {50} is {9.26\%} of {540}.

#### Solution for 540 is what percent of 50:

540:50*100 =

(540*100):50 =

54000:50 = 1080

**Now we have: 540 is what percent of 50 = 1080**

**Question: 540 is what percent of 50?**

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 50 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\%}={50}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={540}.

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

{100\%}={50}(1).

{x\%}={540}(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{50}{540}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{540}{50}

\Rightarrow{x} = {1080\%}

Therefore, {540} is {1080\%} of {50}.