#### Solution for 229 is what percent of 985:

229:985*100 =

(229*100):985 =

22900:985 = 23.25

Now we have: 229 is what percent of 985 = 23.25

Question: 229 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\%}={229}.

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

{100\%}={985}(1).

{x\%}={229}(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}{229}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{229}{985}

\Rightarrow{x} = {23.25\%}

Therefore, {229} is {23.25\%} of {985}.

#### Solution for 985 is what percent of 229:

985:229*100 =

(985*100):229 =

98500:229 = 430.13

Now we have: 985 is what percent of 229 = 430.13

Question: 985 is what percent of 229?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 229 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\%}={229}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={985}.

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

{100\%}={229}(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{229}{985}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{985}{229}

\Rightarrow{x} = {430.13\%}

Therefore, {985} is {430.13\%} of {229}.

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