Solution for 340 is what percent of 50:

340:50*100 =

(340*100):50 =

34000:50 = 680

Now we have: 340 is what percent of 50 = 680

Question: 340 is what percent of 50?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 50 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\%}={50}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={340}.

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

{100\%}={50}(1).

{x\%}={340}(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{50}{340}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{340}{50}

\Rightarrow{x} = {680\%}

Therefore, {340} is {680\%} of {50}.

Solution for 50 is what percent of 340:

50:340*100 =

(50*100):340 =

5000:340 = 14.71

Now we have: 50 is what percent of 340 = 14.71

Question: 50 is what percent of 340?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 340 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\%}={340}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={50}.

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

{100\%}={340}(1).

{x\%}={50}(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{340}{50}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{50}{340}

\Rightarrow{x} = {14.71\%}

Therefore, {50} is {14.71\%} of {340}.