#### Solution for 34 is what percent of 17:

34: 17*100 =

(34*100): 17 =

3400: 17 = 200

Now we have: 34 is what percent of 17 = 200

Question: 34 is what percent of 17?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 17 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\%}={ 17}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={34}.

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

{100\%}={ 17}(1).

{x\%}={34}(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{ 17}{34}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{34}{ 17}

\Rightarrow{x} = {200\%}

Therefore, {34} is {200\%} of { 17}.

#### Solution for 17 is what percent of 34:

17:34*100 =

( 17*100):34 =

1700:34 = 50

Now we have: 17 is what percent of 34 = 50

Question: 17 is what percent of 34?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 34 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\%}={34}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={ 17}.

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

{100\%}={34}(1).

{x\%}={ 17}(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{34}{ 17}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{ 17}{34}

\Rightarrow{x} = {50\%}

Therefore, { 17} is {50\%} of {34}.

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