#### Solution for 1.49 is what percent of 5:

1.49:5*100 =

(1.49*100):5 =

149:5 = 29.8

Now we have: 1.49 is what percent of 5 = 29.8

Question: 1.49 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\%}={1.49}.

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

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

{x\%}={1.49}(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}{1.49}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{1.49}{5}

\Rightarrow{x} = {29.8\%}

Therefore, {1.49} is {29.8\%} of {5}.

#### Solution for 5 is what percent of 1.49:

5:1.49*100 =

(5*100):1.49 =

500:1.49 = 335.57046979866

Now we have: 5 is what percent of 1.49 = 335.57046979866

Question: 5 is what percent of 1.49?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 1.49 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\%}={1.49}.

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

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

{100\%}={1.49}(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{1.49}{5}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{5}{1.49}

\Rightarrow{x} = {335.57046979866\%}

Therefore, {5} is {335.57046979866\%} of {1.49}.

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