#### Solution for 21 is what percent of 50000:

21:50000*100 =

(21*100):50000 =

2100:50000 = 0.04

Now we have: 21 is what percent of 50000 = 0.04

Question: 21 is what percent of 50000?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 50000 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\%}={50000}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={21}.

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

{100\%}={50000}(1).

{x\%}={21}(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{50000}{21}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{21}{50000}

\Rightarrow{x} = {0.04\%}

Therefore, {21} is {0.04\%} of {50000}.

#### Solution for 50000 is what percent of 21:

50000:21*100 =

(50000*100):21 =

5000000:21 = 238095.24

Now we have: 50000 is what percent of 21 = 238095.24

Question: 50000 is what percent of 21?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 21 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\%}={21}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={50000}.

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

{100\%}={21}(1).

{x\%}={50000}(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{21}{50000}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{50000}{21}

\Rightarrow{x} = {238095.24\%}

Therefore, {50000} is {238095.24\%} of {21}.

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