#### Solution for 166 is what percent of 585:

166:585*100 =

(166*100):585 =

16600:585 = 28.38

Now we have: 166 is what percent of 585 = 28.38

Question: 166 is what percent of 585?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 585 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\%}={585}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={166}.

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

{100\%}={585}(1).

{x\%}={166}(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{585}{166}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{166}{585}

\Rightarrow{x} = {28.38\%}

Therefore, {166} is {28.38\%} of {585}.

#### Solution for 585 is what percent of 166:

585:166*100 =

(585*100):166 =

58500:166 = 352.41

Now we have: 585 is what percent of 166 = 352.41

Question: 585 is what percent of 166?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 166 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\%}={166}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={585}.

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

{100\%}={166}(1).

{x\%}={585}(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{166}{585}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{585}{166}

\Rightarrow{x} = {352.41\%}

Therefore, {585} is {352.41\%} of {166}.

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