#### Solution for 270 is what percent of 518:

270:518*100 =

(270*100):518 =

27000:518 = 52.12

Now we have: 270 is what percent of 518 = 52.12

Question: 270 is what percent of 518?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 518 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\%}={518}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={270}.

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

{100\%}={518}(1).

{x\%}={270}(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{518}{270}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{270}{518}

\Rightarrow{x} = {52.12\%}

Therefore, {270} is {52.12\%} of {518}.

#### Solution for 518 is what percent of 270:

518:270*100 =

(518*100):270 =

51800:270 = 191.85

Now we have: 518 is what percent of 270 = 191.85

Question: 518 is what percent of 270?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 270 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\%}={270}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={518}.

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

{100\%}={270}(1).

{x\%}={518}(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{270}{518}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{518}{270}

\Rightarrow{x} = {191.85\%}

Therefore, {518} is {191.85\%} of {270}.

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