#### Solution for 288 is what percent of 2500:

288:2500*100 =

(288*100):2500 =

28800:2500 = 11.52

Now we have: 288 is what percent of 2500 = 11.52

Question: 288 is what percent of 2500?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 2500 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\%}={2500}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={288}.

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

{100\%}={2500}(1).

{x\%}={288}(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{2500}{288}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{288}{2500}

\Rightarrow{x} = {11.52\%}

Therefore, {288} is {11.52\%} of {2500}.

#### Solution for 2500 is what percent of 288:

2500:288*100 =

(2500*100):288 =

250000:288 = 868.06

Now we have: 2500 is what percent of 288 = 868.06

Question: 2500 is what percent of 288?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 288 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\%}={288}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={2500}.

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

{100\%}={288}(1).

{x\%}={2500}(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{288}{2500}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{2500}{288}

\Rightarrow{x} = {868.06\%}

Therefore, {2500} is {868.06\%} of {288}.

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