#### Solution for 156 is what percent of 1500:

156:1500*100 =

(156*100):1500 =

15600:1500 = 10.4

Now we have: 156 is what percent of 1500 = 10.4

Question: 156 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\%}={156}.

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

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

{x\%}={156}(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}{156}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{156}{1500}

\Rightarrow{x} = {10.4\%}

Therefore, {156} is {10.4\%} of {1500}.

#### Solution for 1500 is what percent of 156:

1500:156*100 =

(1500*100):156 =

150000:156 = 961.54

Now we have: 1500 is what percent of 156 = 961.54

Question: 1500 is what percent of 156?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 156 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\%}={156}.

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

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

{100\%}={156}(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{156}{1500}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{1500}{156}

\Rightarrow{x} = {961.54\%}

Therefore, {1500} is {961.54\%} of {156}.

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