#### Solution for 170 is what percent of 1496:

170:1496*100 =

(170*100):1496 =

17000:1496 = 11.36

Now we have: 170 is what percent of 1496 = 11.36

Question: 170 is what percent of 1496?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 1496 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\%}={1496}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={170}.

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

{100\%}={1496}(1).

{x\%}={170}(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{1496}{170}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{170}{1496}

\Rightarrow{x} = {11.36\%}

Therefore, {170} is {11.36\%} of {1496}.

#### Solution for 1496 is what percent of 170:

1496:170*100 =

(1496*100):170 =

149600:170 = 880

Now we have: 1496 is what percent of 170 = 880

Question: 1496 is what percent of 170?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 170 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\%}={170}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={1496}.

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

{100\%}={170}(1).

{x\%}={1496}(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{170}{1496}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{1496}{170}

\Rightarrow{x} = {880\%}

Therefore, {1496} is {880\%} of {170}.

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