#### Solution for 15 is what percent of 265:

15:265*100 =

(15*100):265 =

1500:265 = 5.66

Now we have: 15 is what percent of 265 = 5.66

Question: 15 is what percent of 265?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 265 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\%}={265}.

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

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

{100\%}={265}(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{265}{15}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{15}{265}

\Rightarrow{x} = {5.66\%}

Therefore, {15} is {5.66\%} of {265}.

#### Solution for 265 is what percent of 15:

265:15*100 =

(265*100):15 =

26500:15 = 1766.67

Now we have: 265 is what percent of 15 = 1766.67

Question: 265 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\%}={265}.

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

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

{x\%}={265}(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}{265}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{265}{15}

\Rightarrow{x} = {1766.67\%}

Therefore, {265} is {1766.67\%} of {15}.

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