#### Solution for 1280 is what percent of 50:

1280:50*100 =

(1280*100):50 =

128000:50 = 2560

Now we have: 1280 is what percent of 50 = 2560

Question: 1280 is what percent of 50?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 50 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\%}={50}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={1280}.

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

{100\%}={50}(1).

{x\%}={1280}(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{50}{1280}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{1280}{50}

\Rightarrow{x} = {2560\%}

Therefore, {1280} is {2560\%} of {50}.

#### Solution for 50 is what percent of 1280:

50:1280*100 =

(50*100):1280 =

5000:1280 = 3.91

Now we have: 50 is what percent of 1280 = 3.91

Question: 50 is what percent of 1280?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 1280 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\%}={1280}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={50}.

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

{100\%}={1280}(1).

{x\%}={50}(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{1280}{50}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{50}{1280}

\Rightarrow{x} = {3.91\%}

Therefore, {50} is {3.91\%} of {1280}.

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