#### Solution for 5 is what percent of 74:

5: 74*100 =

( 5*100): 74 =

500: 74 = 6.76

Now we have: 5 is what percent of 74 = 6.76

Question: 5 is what percent of 74?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 74 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\%}={ 74}.

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

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

{100\%}={ 74}(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{ 74}{ 5}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{ 5}{ 74}

\Rightarrow{x} = {6.76\%}

Therefore, { 5} is {6.76\%} of { 74}.

#### Solution for 74 is what percent of 5:

74: 5*100 =

( 74*100): 5 =

7400: 5 = 1480

Now we have: 74 is what percent of 5 = 1480

Question: 74 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\%}={ 74}.

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

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

{x\%}={ 74}(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}{ 74}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{ 74}{ 5}

\Rightarrow{x} = {1480\%}

Therefore, { 74} is {1480\%} of { 5}.

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