#### Solution for 28 is what percent of 875:

28:875*100 =

(28*100):875 =

2800:875 = 3.2

Now we have: 28 is what percent of 875 = 3.2

Question: 28 is what percent of 875?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 875 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\%}={875}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={28}.

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

{100\%}={875}(1).

{x\%}={28}(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{875}{28}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{28}{875}

\Rightarrow{x} = {3.2\%}

Therefore, {28} is {3.2\%} of {875}.

#### Solution for 875 is what percent of 28:

875:28*100 =

(875*100):28 =

87500:28 = 3125

Now we have: 875 is what percent of 28 = 3125

Question: 875 is what percent of 28?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 28 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\%}={28}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={875}.

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

{100\%}={28}(1).

{x\%}={875}(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{28}{875}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{875}{28}

\Rightarrow{x} = {3125\%}

Therefore, {875} is {3125\%} of {28}.

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