#### Solution for 208 is what percent of 388:

208:388*100 =

(208*100):388 =

20800:388 = 53.61

Now we have: 208 is what percent of 388 = 53.61

Question: 208 is what percent of 388?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 388 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\%}={388}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={208}.

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

{100\%}={388}(1).

{x\%}={208}(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{388}{208}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{208}{388}

\Rightarrow{x} = {53.61\%}

Therefore, {208} is {53.61\%} of {388}.

#### Solution for 388 is what percent of 208:

388:208*100 =

(388*100):208 =

38800:208 = 186.54

Now we have: 388 is what percent of 208 = 186.54

Question: 388 is what percent of 208?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 208 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\%}={208}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={388}.

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

{100\%}={208}(1).

{x\%}={388}(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{208}{388}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{388}{208}

\Rightarrow{x} = {186.54\%}

Therefore, {388} is {186.54\%} of {208}.

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