#### Solution for 157 is what percent of 312:

157:312*100 =

(157*100):312 =

15700:312 = 50.32

Now we have: 157 is what percent of 312 = 50.32

Question: 157 is what percent of 312?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 312 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\%}={312}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={157}.

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

{100\%}={312}(1).

{x\%}={157}(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{312}{157}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{157}{312}

\Rightarrow{x} = {50.32\%}

Therefore, {157} is {50.32\%} of {312}.

#### Solution for 312 is what percent of 157:

312:157*100 =

(312*100):157 =

31200:157 = 198.73

Now we have: 312 is what percent of 157 = 198.73

Question: 312 is what percent of 157?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 157 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\%}={157}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={312}.

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

{100\%}={157}(1).

{x\%}={312}(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{157}{312}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{312}{157}

\Rightarrow{x} = {198.73\%}

Therefore, {312} is {198.73\%} of {157}.

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