#### Solution for 4.25 is what percent of 5:

4.25:5*100 =

( 4.25*100):5 =

425:5 = 85

Now we have: 4.25 is what percent of 5 = 85

Question: 4.25 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\%}={ 4.25}.

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

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

{x\%}={ 4.25}(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}{ 4.25}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{ 4.25}{5}

\Rightarrow{x} = {85\%}

Therefore, { 4.25} is {85\%} of {5}.

#### Solution for 5 is what percent of 4.25:

5: 4.25*100 =

(5*100): 4.25 =

500: 4.25 = 117.64705882353

Now we have: 5 is what percent of 4.25 = 117.64705882353

Question: 5 is what percent of 4.25?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 4.25 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\%}={ 4.25}.

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

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

{100\%}={ 4.25}(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{ 4.25}{5}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{5}{ 4.25}

\Rightarrow{x} = {117.64705882353\%}

Therefore, {5} is {117.64705882353\%} of { 4.25}.

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