Solution for 15 is what percent of 178:

15:178*100 =

(15*100):178 =

1500:178 = 8.43

Now we have: 15 is what percent of 178 = 8.43

Question: 15 is what percent of 178?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 178 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\%}={178}.

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

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

{100\%}={178}(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{178}{15}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{15}{178}

\Rightarrow{x} = {8.43\%}

Therefore, {15} is {8.43\%} of {178}.

Solution for 178 is what percent of 15:

178:15*100 =

(178*100):15 =

17800:15 = 1186.67

Now we have: 178 is what percent of 15 = 1186.67

Question: 178 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\%}={178}.

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

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

{x\%}={178}(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}{178}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{178}{15}

\Rightarrow{x} = {1186.67\%}

Therefore, {178} is {1186.67\%} of {15}.