#### Solution for 12 is what percent of 27:

12: 27*100 =

(12*100): 27 =

1200: 27 = 44.44

Now we have: 12 is what percent of 27 = 44.44

Question: 12 is what percent of 27?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 27 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\%}={ 27}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={12}.

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

{100\%}={ 27}(1).

{x\%}={12}(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{ 27}{12}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{12}{ 27}

\Rightarrow{x} = {44.44\%}

Therefore, {12} is {44.44\%} of { 27}.

#### Solution for 27 is what percent of 12:

27:12*100 =

( 27*100):12 =

2700:12 = 225

Now we have: 27 is what percent of 12 = 225

Question: 27 is what percent of 12?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 12 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\%}={12}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={ 27}.

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

{100\%}={12}(1).

{x\%}={ 27}(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{12}{ 27}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{ 27}{12}

\Rightarrow{x} = {225\%}

Therefore, { 27} is {225\%} of {12}.

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