#### Solution for 172 is what percent of 100:

172: 100*100 =

( 172*100): 100 =

17200: 100 = 172

Now we have: 172 is what percent of 100 = 172

Question: 172 is what percent of 100?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 100 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\%}={ 100}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={ 172}.

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

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

{x\%}={ 172}(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{ 100}{ 172}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{ 172}{ 100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {172\%}

Therefore, { 172} is {172\%} of { 100}.

#### Solution for 100 is what percent of 172:

100: 172*100 =

( 100*100): 172 =

10000: 172 = 58.14

Now we have: 100 is what percent of 172 = 58.14

Question: 100 is what percent of 172?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 172 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\%}={ 172}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={ 100}.

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

{100\%}={ 172}(1).

{x\%}={ 100}(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{ 172}{ 100}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{ 100}{ 172}

\Rightarrow{x} = {58.14\%}

Therefore, { 100} is {58.14\%} of { 172}.

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