#### Solution for 15 is what percent of 25:

15: 25*100 =

(15*100): 25 =

1500: 25 = 60

Now we have: 15 is what percent of 25 = 60

Question: 15 is what percent of 25?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 25 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\%}={ 25}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={15}.

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

{100\%}={ 25}(1).

{x\%}={15}(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{ 25}{15}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{15}{ 25}

\Rightarrow{x} = {60\%}

Therefore, {15} is {60\%} of { 25}.

#### Solution for 25 is what percent of 15:

25:15*100 =

( 25*100):15 =

2500:15 = 166.67

Now we have: 25 is what percent of 15 = 166.67

Question: 25 is what percent of 15?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 15 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\%}={15}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={ 25}.

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

{100\%}={15}(1).

{x\%}={ 25}(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{15}{ 25}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{ 25}{15}

\Rightarrow{x} = {166.67\%}

Therefore, { 25} is {166.67\%} of {15}.

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