Solution for 16 is what percent of 305:

16:305*100 =

(16*100):305 =

1600:305 = 5.25

Now we have: 16 is what percent of 305 = 5.25

Question: 16 is what percent of 305?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 305 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\%}={305}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={16}.

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

{100\%}={305}(1).

{x\%}={16}(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{305}{16}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{16}{305}

\Rightarrow{x} = {5.25\%}

Therefore, {16} is {5.25\%} of {305}.

Solution for 305 is what percent of 16:

305:16*100 =

(305*100):16 =

30500:16 = 1906.25

Now we have: 305 is what percent of 16 = 1906.25

Question: 305 is what percent of 16?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 16 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\%}={16}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={305}.

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

{100\%}={16}(1).

{x\%}={305}(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{16}{305}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{305}{16}

\Rightarrow{x} = {1906.25\%}

Therefore, {305} is {1906.25\%} of {16}.