#### Solution for 230 is what percent of 720:

230:720*100 =

(230*100):720 =

23000:720 = 31.94

Now we have: 230 is what percent of 720 = 31.94

Question: 230 is what percent of 720?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 720 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\%}={720}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={230}.

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

{100\%}={720}(1).

{x\%}={230}(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{720}{230}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{230}{720}

\Rightarrow{x} = {31.94\%}

Therefore, {230} is {31.94\%} of {720}.

#### Solution for 720 is what percent of 230:

720:230*100 =

(720*100):230 =

72000:230 = 313.04

Now we have: 720 is what percent of 230 = 313.04

Question: 720 is what percent of 230?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 230 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\%}={230}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={720}.

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

{100\%}={230}(1).

{x\%}={720}(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{230}{720}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{720}{230}

\Rightarrow{x} = {313.04\%}

Therefore, {720} is {313.04\%} of {230}.

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