#### Solution for 172 is what percent of 5212:

172:5212*100 =

(172*100):5212 =

17200:5212 = 3.3

Now we have: 172 is what percent of 5212 = 3.3

Question: 172 is what percent of 5212?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 5212 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\%}={5212}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={172}.

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

{100\%}={5212}(1).

{x\%}={172}(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{5212}{172}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{172}{5212}

\Rightarrow{x} = {3.3\%}

Therefore, {172} is {3.3\%} of {5212}.

#### Solution for 5212 is what percent of 172:

5212:172*100 =

(5212*100):172 =

521200:172 = 3030.23

Now we have: 5212 is what percent of 172 = 3030.23

Question: 5212 is what percent of 172?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 172 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\%}={172}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={5212}.

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

{100\%}={172}(1).

{x\%}={5212}(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{172}{5212}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{5212}{172}

\Rightarrow{x} = {3030.23\%}

Therefore, {5212} is {3030.23\%} of {172}.

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