#### Solution for 1500 is what percent of 5540:

1500:5540*100 =

(1500*100):5540 =

150000:5540 = 27.08

Now we have: 1500 is what percent of 5540 = 27.08

Question: 1500 is what percent of 5540?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 5540 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\%}={5540}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={1500}.

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

{100\%}={5540}(1).

{x\%}={1500}(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{5540}{1500}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{1500}{5540}

\Rightarrow{x} = {27.08\%}

Therefore, {1500} is {27.08\%} of {5540}.

#### Solution for 5540 is what percent of 1500:

5540:1500*100 =

(5540*100):1500 =

554000:1500 = 369.33

Now we have: 5540 is what percent of 1500 = 369.33

Question: 5540 is what percent of 1500?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 1500 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\%}={1500}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={5540}.

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

{100\%}={1500}(1).

{x\%}={5540}(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{1500}{5540}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{5540}{1500}

\Rightarrow{x} = {369.33\%}

Therefore, {5540} is {369.33\%} of {1500}.

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