#### Solution for 1.5 is what percent of 4.23:

1.5:4.23*100 =

(1.5*100):4.23 =

150:4.23 = 35.460992907801

Now we have: 1.5 is what percent of 4.23 = 35.460992907801

Question: 1.5 is what percent of 4.23?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 4.23 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\%}={4.23}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={1.5}.

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

{100\%}={4.23}(1).

{x\%}={1.5}(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{4.23}{1.5}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{1.5}{4.23}

\Rightarrow{x} = {35.460992907801\%}

Therefore, {1.5} is {35.460992907801\%} of {4.23}.

#### Solution for 4.23 is what percent of 1.5:

4.23:1.5*100 =

(4.23*100):1.5 =

423:1.5 = 282

Now we have: 4.23 is what percent of 1.5 = 282

Question: 4.23 is what percent of 1.5?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 1.5 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\%}={1.5}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={4.23}.

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

{100\%}={1.5}(1).

{x\%}={4.23}(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{1.5}{4.23}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{4.23}{1.5}

\Rightarrow{x} = {282\%}

Therefore, {4.23} is {282\%} of {1.5}.

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