#### Solution for 12 is what percent of 62:

12:62*100 =

(12*100):62 =

1200:62 = 19.35

Now we have: 12 is what percent of 62 = 19.35

Question: 12 is what percent of 62?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 62 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\%}={62}.

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

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

{100\%}={62}(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{62}{12}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{12}{62}

\Rightarrow{x} = {19.35\%}

Therefore, {12} is {19.35\%} of {62}.

#### Solution for 62 is what percent of 12:

62:12*100 =

(62*100):12 =

6200:12 = 516.67

Now we have: 62 is what percent of 12 = 516.67

Question: 62 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\%}={62}.

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

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

{x\%}={62}(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}{62}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{62}{12}

\Rightarrow{x} = {516.67\%}

Therefore, {62} is {516.67\%} of {12}.

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