#### Solution for 17 is what percent of 499:

17:499*100 =

(17*100):499 =

1700:499 = 3.41

Now we have: 17 is what percent of 499 = 3.41

Question: 17 is what percent of 499?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 499 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\%}={499}.

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

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

{100\%}={499}(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{499}{17}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{17}{499}

\Rightarrow{x} = {3.41\%}

Therefore, {17} is {3.41\%} of {499}.

#### Solution for 499 is what percent of 17:

499:17*100 =

(499*100):17 =

49900:17 = 2935.29

Now we have: 499 is what percent of 17 = 2935.29

Question: 499 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\%}={499}.

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

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

{x\%}={499}(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}{499}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{499}{17}

\Rightarrow{x} = {2935.29\%}

Therefore, {499} is {2935.29\%} of {17}.

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