#### Solution for 2984 is what percent of 1600:

2984:1600*100 =

(2984*100):1600 =

298400:1600 = 186.5

Now we have: 2984 is what percent of 1600 = 186.5

Question: 2984 is what percent of 1600?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 1600 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\%}={1600}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={2984}.

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

{100\%}={1600}(1).

{x\%}={2984}(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{1600}{2984}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{2984}{1600}

\Rightarrow{x} = {186.5\%}

Therefore, {2984} is {186.5\%} of {1600}.

#### Solution for 1600 is what percent of 2984:

1600:2984*100 =

(1600*100):2984 =

160000:2984 = 53.62

Now we have: 1600 is what percent of 2984 = 53.62

Question: 1600 is what percent of 2984?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 2984 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\%}={2984}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={1600}.

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

{100\%}={2984}(1).

{x\%}={1600}(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{2984}{1600}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{1600}{2984}

\Rightarrow{x} = {53.62\%}

Therefore, {1600} is {53.62\%} of {2984}.

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