#### Solution for 137 is what percent of 50:

137:50*100 =

(137*100):50 =

13700:50 = 274

Now we have: 137 is what percent of 50 = 274

Question: 137 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\%}={137}.

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

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

{x\%}={137}(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}{137}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{137}{50}

\Rightarrow{x} = {274\%}

Therefore, {137} is {274\%} of {50}.

#### Solution for 50 is what percent of 137:

50:137*100 =

(50*100):137 =

5000:137 = 36.5

Now we have: 50 is what percent of 137 = 36.5

Question: 50 is what percent of 137?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 137 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\%}={137}.

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

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

{100\%}={137}(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{137}{50}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{50}{137}

\Rightarrow{x} = {36.5\%}

Therefore, {50} is {36.5\%} of {137}.

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