#### Solution for 320 is what percent of 400000:

320:400000*100 =

(320*100):400000 =

32000:400000 = 0.08

Now we have: 320 is what percent of 400000 = 0.08

Question: 320 is what percent of 400000?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 400000 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\%}={400000}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={320}.

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

{100\%}={400000}(1).

{x\%}={320}(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{400000}{320}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{320}{400000}

\Rightarrow{x} = {0.08\%}

Therefore, {320} is {0.08\%} of {400000}.

#### Solution for 400000 is what percent of 320:

400000:320*100 =

(400000*100):320 =

40000000:320 = 125000

Now we have: 400000 is what percent of 320 = 125000

Question: 400000 is what percent of 320?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 320 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\%}={320}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={400000}.

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

{100\%}={320}(1).

{x\%}={400000}(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{320}{400000}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{400000}{320}

\Rightarrow{x} = {125000\%}

Therefore, {400000} is {125000\%} of {320}.

Calculation Samples