Solution for 40 is what percent of 319:

40:319*100 =

(40*100):319 =

4000:319 = 12.54

Now we have: 40 is what percent of 319 = 12.54

Question: 40 is what percent of 319?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 319 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\%}={319}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={40}.

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

{100\%}={319}(1).

{x\%}={40}(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{319}{40}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{40}{319}

\Rightarrow{x} = {12.54\%}

Therefore, {40} is {12.54\%} of {319}.

Solution for 319 is what percent of 40:

319:40*100 =

(319*100):40 =

31900:40 = 797.5

Now we have: 319 is what percent of 40 = 797.5

Question: 319 is what percent of 40?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 40 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\%}={40}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={319}.

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

{100\%}={40}(1).

{x\%}={319}(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{40}{319}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{319}{40}

\Rightarrow{x} = {797.5\%}

Therefore, {319} is {797.5\%} of {40}.