#### Solution for 15.5 is what percent of 16000:

15.5:16000*100 =

(15.5*100):16000 =

1550:16000 = 0.096875

Now we have: 15.5 is what percent of 16000 = 0.096875

Question: 15.5 is what percent of 16000?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 16000 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\%}={16000}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={15.5}.

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

{100\%}={16000}(1).

{x\%}={15.5}(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{16000}{15.5}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{15.5}{16000}

\Rightarrow{x} = {0.096875\%}

Therefore, {15.5} is {0.096875\%} of {16000}.

#### Solution for 16000 is what percent of 15.5:

16000:15.5*100 =

(16000*100):15.5 =

1600000:15.5 = 103225.80645161

Now we have: 16000 is what percent of 15.5 = 103225.80645161

Question: 16000 is what percent of 15.5?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 15.5 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\%}={15.5}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={16000}.

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

{100\%}={15.5}(1).

{x\%}={16000}(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{15.5}{16000}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{16000}{15.5}

\Rightarrow{x} = {103225.80645161\%}

Therefore, {16000} is {103225.80645161\%} of {15.5}.

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