#### Solution for 131 is what percent of 388:

131:388*100 =

(131*100):388 =

13100:388 = 33.76

Now we have: 131 is what percent of 388 = 33.76

Question: 131 is what percent of 388?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 388 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\%}={388}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={131}.

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

{100\%}={388}(1).

{x\%}={131}(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{388}{131}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{131}{388}

\Rightarrow{x} = {33.76\%}

Therefore, {131} is {33.76\%} of {388}.

#### Solution for 388 is what percent of 131:

388:131*100 =

(388*100):131 =

38800:131 = 296.18

Now we have: 388 is what percent of 131 = 296.18

Question: 388 is what percent of 131?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 131 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\%}={131}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={388}.

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

{100\%}={131}(1).

{x\%}={388}(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{131}{388}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{388}{131}

\Rightarrow{x} = {296.18\%}

Therefore, {388} is {296.18\%} of {131}.

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