#### Solution for 4 is what percent of 250:

4:250*100 =

(4*100):250 =

400:250 = 1.6

Now we have: 4 is what percent of 250 = 1.6

Question: 4 is what percent of 250?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 250 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\%}={250}.

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

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

{100\%}={250}(1).

{x\%}={4}(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{250}{4}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{4}{250}

\Rightarrow{x} = {1.6\%}

Therefore, {4} is {1.6\%} of {250}.

#### Solution for 250 is what percent of 4:

250:4*100 =

(250*100):4 =

25000:4 = 6250

Now we have: 250 is what percent of 4 = 6250

Question: 250 is what percent of 4?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 4 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\%}={4}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={250}.

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

{100\%}={4}(1).

{x\%}={250}(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{4}{250}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{250}{4}

\Rightarrow{x} = {6250\%}

Therefore, {250} is {6250\%} of {4}.

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