#### Solution for 17 is what percent of 55:

17: 55*100 =

(17*100): 55 =

1700: 55 = 30.91

Now we have: 17 is what percent of 55 = 30.91

Question: 17 is what percent of 55?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 55 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\%}={ 55}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={17}.

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

{100\%}={ 55}(1).

{x\%}={17}(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{ 55}{17}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{17}{ 55}

\Rightarrow{x} = {30.91\%}

Therefore, {17} is {30.91\%} of { 55}.

#### Solution for 55 is what percent of 17:

55:17*100 =

( 55*100):17 =

5500:17 = 323.53

Now we have: 55 is what percent of 17 = 323.53

Question: 55 is what percent of 17?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 17 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\%}={17}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={ 55}.

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

{100\%}={17}(1).

{x\%}={ 55}(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{17}{ 55}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{ 55}{17}

\Rightarrow{x} = {323.53\%}

Therefore, { 55} is {323.53\%} of {17}.

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