#### Solution for 208 is what percent of 985:

208:985*100 =

(208*100):985 =

20800:985 = 21.12

Now we have: 208 is what percent of 985 = 21.12

Question: 208 is what percent of 985?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 985 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\%}={985}.

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

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

{100\%}={985}(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{985}{208}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{208}{985}

\Rightarrow{x} = {21.12\%}

Therefore, {208} is {21.12\%} of {985}.

#### Solution for 985 is what percent of 208:

985:208*100 =

(985*100):208 =

98500:208 = 473.56

Now we have: 985 is what percent of 208 = 473.56

Question: 985 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\%}={985}.

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

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

{x\%}={985}(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}{985}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{985}{208}

\Rightarrow{x} = {473.56\%}

Therefore, {985} is {473.56\%} of {208}.

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