Solution for 42 is what percent of .57:

42:.57*100 =

(42*100):.57 =

4200:.57 = 7368.42

Now we have: 42 is what percent of .57 = 7368.42

Question: 42 is what percent of .57?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that .57 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\%}={.57}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={42}.

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

{100\%}={.57}(1).

{x\%}={42}(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{.57}{42}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{42}{.57}

\Rightarrow{x} = {7368.42\%}

Therefore, {42} is {7368.42\%} of {.57}.

Solution for .57 is what percent of 42:

.57:42*100 =

(.57*100):42 =

57:42 = 1.36

Now we have: .57 is what percent of 42 = 1.36

Question: .57 is what percent of 42?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 42 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\%}={42}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={.57}.

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

{100\%}={42}(1).

{x\%}={.57}(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{42}{.57}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{.57}{42}

\Rightarrow{x} = {1.36\%}

Therefore, {.57} is {1.36\%} of {42}.