#### Solution for 490 is what percent of 1500:

490:1500*100 =

(490*100):1500 =

49000:1500 = 32.67

Now we have: 490 is what percent of 1500 = 32.67

Question: 490 is what percent of 1500?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 1500 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\%}={1500}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={490}.

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

{100\%}={1500}(1).

{x\%}={490}(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{1500}{490}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{490}{1500}

\Rightarrow{x} = {32.67\%}

Therefore, {490} is {32.67\%} of {1500}.

#### Solution for 1500 is what percent of 490:

1500:490*100 =

(1500*100):490 =

150000:490 = 306.12

Now we have: 1500 is what percent of 490 = 306.12

Question: 1500 is what percent of 490?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 490 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\%}={490}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={1500}.

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

{100\%}={490}(1).

{x\%}={1500}(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{490}{1500}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{1500}{490}

\Rightarrow{x} = {306.12\%}

Therefore, {1500} is {306.12\%} of {490}.

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