#### Solution for 1420 is what percent of 397:

1420:397*100 =

(1420*100):397 =

142000:397 = 357.68

Now we have: 1420 is what percent of 397 = 357.68

Question: 1420 is what percent of 397?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 397 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\%}={397}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={1420}.

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

{100\%}={397}(1).

{x\%}={1420}(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{397}{1420}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{1420}{397}

\Rightarrow{x} = {357.68\%}

Therefore, {1420} is {357.68\%} of {397}.

#### Solution for 397 is what percent of 1420:

397:1420*100 =

(397*100):1420 =

39700:1420 = 27.96

Now we have: 397 is what percent of 1420 = 27.96

Question: 397 is what percent of 1420?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 1420 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\%}={1420}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={397}.

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

{100\%}={1420}(1).

{x\%}={397}(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{1420}{397}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{397}{1420}

\Rightarrow{x} = {27.96\%}

Therefore, {397} is {27.96\%} of {1420}.

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