#### Solution for 316 is what percent of 79.0:

316:79.0*100 =

(316*100):79.0 =

31600:79.0 = 400

Now we have: 316 is what percent of 79.0 = 400

Question: 316 is what percent of 79.0?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 79.0 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\%}={79.0}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={316}.

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

{100\%}={79.0}(1).

{x\%}={316}(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{79.0}{316}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{316}{79.0}

\Rightarrow{x} = {400\%}

Therefore, {316} is {400\%} of {79.0}.

#### Solution for 79.0 is what percent of 316:

79.0:316*100 =

(79.0*100):316 =

7900:316 = 25

Now we have: 79.0 is what percent of 316 = 25

Question: 79.0 is what percent of 316?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 316 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\%}={316}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={79.0}.

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

{100\%}={316}(1).

{x\%}={79.0}(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{316}{79.0}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{79.0}{316}

\Rightarrow{x} = {25\%}

Therefore, {79.0} is {25\%} of {316}.

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