#### Solution for 237 is what percent of 500:

237: 500*100 =

(237*100): 500 =

23700: 500 = 47.4

Now we have: 237 is what percent of 500 = 47.4

Question: 237 is what percent of 500?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 500 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\%}={ 500}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={237}.

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

{100\%}={ 500}(1).

{x\%}={237}(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{ 500}{237}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{237}{ 500}

\Rightarrow{x} = {47.4\%}

Therefore, {237} is {47.4\%} of { 500}.

#### Solution for 500 is what percent of 237:

500:237*100 =

( 500*100):237 =

50000:237 = 210.97

Now we have: 500 is what percent of 237 = 210.97

Question: 500 is what percent of 237?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 237 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\%}={237}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={ 500}.

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

{100\%}={237}(1).

{x\%}={ 500}(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{237}{ 500}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{ 500}{237}

\Rightarrow{x} = {210.97\%}

Therefore, { 500} is {210.97\%} of {237}.

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