#### Solution for 315 is what percent of 1700:

315:1700*100 =

(315*100):1700 =

31500:1700 = 18.53

Now we have: 315 is what percent of 1700 = 18.53

Question: 315 is what percent of 1700?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 1700 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\%}={1700}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={315}.

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

{100\%}={1700}(1).

{x\%}={315}(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{1700}{315}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{315}{1700}

\Rightarrow{x} = {18.53\%}

Therefore, {315} is {18.53\%} of {1700}.

#### Solution for 1700 is what percent of 315:

1700:315*100 =

(1700*100):315 =

170000:315 = 539.68

Now we have: 1700 is what percent of 315 = 539.68

Question: 1700 is what percent of 315?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 315 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\%}={315}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={1700}.

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

{100\%}={315}(1).

{x\%}={1700}(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{315}{1700}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{1700}{315}

\Rightarrow{x} = {539.68\%}

Therefore, {1700} is {539.68\%} of {315}.

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