#### Solution for 1.7 is what percent of 2.7:

1.7:2.7*100 =

(1.7*100):2.7 =

170:2.7 = 62.962962962963

Now we have: 1.7 is what percent of 2.7 = 62.962962962963

Question: 1.7 is what percent of 2.7?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 2.7 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\%}={2.7}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={1.7}.

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

{100\%}={2.7}(1).

{x\%}={1.7}(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{2.7}{1.7}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{1.7}{2.7}

\Rightarrow{x} = {62.962962962963\%}

Therefore, {1.7} is {62.962962962963\%} of {2.7}.

#### Solution for 2.7 is what percent of 1.7:

2.7:1.7*100 =

(2.7*100):1.7 =

270:1.7 = 158.82352941176

Now we have: 2.7 is what percent of 1.7 = 158.82352941176

Question: 2.7 is what percent of 1.7?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 1.7 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\%}={1.7}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={2.7}.

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

{100\%}={1.7}(1).

{x\%}={2.7}(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{1.7}{2.7}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{2.7}{1.7}

\Rightarrow{x} = {158.82352941176\%}

Therefore, {2.7} is {158.82352941176\%} of {1.7}.

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