#### Solution for 43 is what percent of 5:

43:5*100 =

(43*100):5 =

4300:5 = 860

Now we have: 43 is what percent of 5 = 860

Question: 43 is what percent of 5?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 5 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\%}={5}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={43}.

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

{100\%}={5}(1).

{x\%}={43}(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{5}{43}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{43}{5}

\Rightarrow{x} = {860\%}

Therefore, {43} is {860\%} of {5}.

#### Solution for 5 is what percent of 43:

5:43*100 =

(5*100):43 =

500:43 = 11.63

Now we have: 5 is what percent of 43 = 11.63

Question: 5 is what percent of 43?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 43 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\%}={43}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={5}.

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

{100\%}={43}(1).

{x\%}={5}(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{43}{5}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{5}{43}

\Rightarrow{x} = {11.63\%}

Therefore, {5} is {11.63\%} of {43}.

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