#### Solution for 5 is what percent of 150.00:

5:150.00*100 =

(5*100):150.00 =

500:150.00 = 3.3333333333333

Now we have: 5 is what percent of 150.00 = 3.3333333333333

Question: 5 is what percent of 150.00?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 150.00 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\%}={150.00}.

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

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

{100\%}={150.00}(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{150.00}{5}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{5}{150.00}

\Rightarrow{x} = {3.3333333333333\%}

Therefore, {5} is {3.3333333333333\%} of {150.00}.

#### Solution for 150.00 is what percent of 5:

150.00:5*100 =

(150.00*100):5 =

15000:5 = 3000

Now we have: 150.00 is what percent of 5 = 3000

Question: 150.00 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\%}={150.00}.

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

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

{x\%}={150.00}(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}{150.00}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{150.00}{5}

\Rightarrow{x} = {3000\%}

Therefore, {150.00} is {3000\%} of {5}.

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