Solution for 18 is what percent of 900:

18:900*100 =

(18*100):900 =

1800:900 = 2

Now we have: 18 is what percent of 900 = 2

Question: 18 is what percent of 900?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 900 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\%}={900}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={18}.

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

{100\%}={900}(1).

{x\%}={18}(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{900}{18}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{18}{900}

\Rightarrow{x} = {2\%}

Therefore, {18} is {2\%} of {900}.

Solution for 900 is what percent of 18:

900:18*100 =

(900*100):18 =

90000:18 = 5000

Now we have: 900 is what percent of 18 = 5000

Question: 900 is what percent of 18?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 18 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\%}={18}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={900}.

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

{100\%}={18}(1).

{x\%}={900}(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{18}{900}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{900}{18}

\Rightarrow{x} = {5000\%}

Therefore, {900} is {5000\%} of {18}.

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