Solution for 12 is what percent of 201:

12:201*100 =

(12*100):201 =

1200:201 = 5.97

Now we have: 12 is what percent of 201 = 5.97

Question: 12 is what percent of 201?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 201 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\%}={201}.

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

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

{100\%}={201}(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{201}{12}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{12}{201}

\Rightarrow{x} = {5.97\%}

Therefore, {12} is {5.97\%} of {201}.

Solution for 201 is what percent of 12:

201:12*100 =

(201*100):12 =

20100:12 = 1675

Now we have: 201 is what percent of 12 = 1675

Question: 201 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\%}={201}.

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

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

{x\%}={201}(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}{201}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{201}{12}

\Rightarrow{x} = {1675\%}

Therefore, {201} is {1675\%} of {12}.