#### Solution for 173 is what percent of 308:

173:308*100 =

(173*100):308 =

17300:308 = 56.17

Now we have: 173 is what percent of 308 = 56.17

Question: 173 is what percent of 308?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 308 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\%}={308}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={173}.

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

{100\%}={308}(1).

{x\%}={173}(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{308}{173}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{173}{308}

\Rightarrow{x} = {56.17\%}

Therefore, {173} is {56.17\%} of {308}.

#### Solution for 308 is what percent of 173:

308:173*100 =

(308*100):173 =

30800:173 = 178.03

Now we have: 308 is what percent of 173 = 178.03

Question: 308 is what percent of 173?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 173 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\%}={173}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={308}.

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

{100\%}={173}(1).

{x\%}={308}(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{173}{308}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{308}{173}

\Rightarrow{x} = {178.03\%}

Therefore, {308} is {178.03\%} of {173}.

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