#### Solution for 12 is what percent of 283:

12:283*100 =

(12*100):283 =

1200:283 = 4.24

Now we have: 12 is what percent of 283 = 4.24

Question: 12 is what percent of 283?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 283 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\%}={283}.

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

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

{100\%}={283}(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{283}{12}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{12}{283}

\Rightarrow{x} = {4.24\%}

Therefore, {12} is {4.24\%} of {283}.

#### Solution for 283 is what percent of 12:

283:12*100 =

(283*100):12 =

28300:12 = 2358.33

Now we have: 283 is what percent of 12 = 2358.33

Question: 283 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\%}={283}.

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

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

{x\%}={283}(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}{283}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{283}{12}

\Rightarrow{x} = {2358.33\%}

Therefore, {283} is {2358.33\%} of {12}.

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