#### Solution for 1885 is what percent of 5:

1885:5*100 =

(1885*100):5 =

188500:5 = 37700

Now we have: 1885 is what percent of 5 = 37700

Question: 1885 is what percent of 5?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 5 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\%}={5}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={1885}.

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

{100\%}={5}(1).

{x\%}={1885}(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{5}{1885}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{1885}{5}

\Rightarrow{x} = {37700\%}

Therefore, {1885} is {37700\%} of {5}.

#### Solution for 5 is what percent of 1885:

5:1885*100 =

(5*100):1885 =

500:1885 = 0.27

Now we have: 5 is what percent of 1885 = 0.27

Question: 5 is what percent of 1885?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 1885 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\%}={1885}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={5}.

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

{100\%}={1885}(1).

{x\%}={5}(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{1885}{5}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{5}{1885}

\Rightarrow{x} = {0.27\%}

Therefore, {5} is {0.27\%} of {1885}.

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