#### Solution for 23 is what percent of 50:

23:50*100 =

(23*100):50 =

2300:50 = 46

Now we have: 23 is what percent of 50 = 46

Question: 23 is what percent of 50?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 50 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\%}={50}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={23}.

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

{100\%}={50}(1).

{x\%}={23}(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{50}{23}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{23}{50}

\Rightarrow{x} = {46\%}

Therefore, {23} is {46\%} of {50}.

#### Solution for 50 is what percent of 23:

50:23*100 =

(50*100):23 =

5000:23 = 217.39

Now we have: 50 is what percent of 23 = 217.39

Question: 50 is what percent of 23?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 23 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\%}={23}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={50}.

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

{100\%}={23}(1).

{x\%}={50}(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{23}{50}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{50}{23}

\Rightarrow{x} = {217.39\%}

Therefore, {50} is {217.39\%} of {23}.

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