#### Solution for 17 is what percent of 306:

17:306*100 =

(17*100):306 =

1700:306 = 5.56

Now we have: 17 is what percent of 306 = 5.56

Question: 17 is what percent of 306?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 306 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\%}={306}.

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

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

{100\%}={306}(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{306}{17}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{17}{306}

\Rightarrow{x} = {5.56\%}

Therefore, {17} is {5.56\%} of {306}.

#### Solution for 306 is what percent of 17:

306:17*100 =

(306*100):17 =

30600:17 = 1800

Now we have: 306 is what percent of 17 = 1800

Question: 306 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\%}={306}.

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

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

{x\%}={306}(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}{306}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{306}{17}

\Rightarrow{x} = {1800\%}

Therefore, {306} is {1800\%} of {17}.

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