#### Solution for 12 is what percent of 885:

12:885*100 =

(12*100):885 =

1200:885 = 1.36

Now we have: 12 is what percent of 885 = 1.36

Question: 12 is what percent of 885?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 885 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\%}={885}.

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

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

{100\%}={885}(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{885}{12}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{12}{885}

\Rightarrow{x} = {1.36\%}

Therefore, {12} is {1.36\%} of {885}.

#### Solution for 885 is what percent of 12:

885:12*100 =

(885*100):12 =

88500:12 = 7375

Now we have: 885 is what percent of 12 = 7375

Question: 885 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\%}={885}.

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

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

{x\%}={885}(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}{885}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{885}{12}

\Rightarrow{x} = {7375\%}

Therefore, {885} is {7375\%} of {12}.

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