#### Solution for 12 is what percent of 18:

12: 18*100 =

(12*100): 18 =

1200: 18 = 66.67

Now we have: 12 is what percent of 18 = 66.67

Question: 12 is what percent of 18?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 18 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\%}={ 18}.

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

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

{100\%}={ 18}(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{ 18}{12}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{12}{ 18}

\Rightarrow{x} = {66.67\%}

Therefore, {12} is {66.67\%} of { 18}.

#### Solution for 18 is what percent of 12:

18:12*100 =

( 18*100):12 =

1800:12 = 150

Now we have: 18 is what percent of 12 = 150

Question: 18 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\%}={ 18}.

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

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

{x\%}={ 18}(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}{ 18}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{ 18}{12}

\Rightarrow{x} = {150\%}

Therefore, { 18} is {150\%} of {12}.

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