#### Solution for 5 is what percent of 31960:

5:31960*100 =

(5*100):31960 =

500:31960 = 0.02

Now we have: 5 is what percent of 31960 = 0.02

Question: 5 is what percent of 31960?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 31960 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\%}={31960}.

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

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

{100\%}={31960}(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{31960}{5}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{5}{31960}

\Rightarrow{x} = {0.02\%}

Therefore, {5} is {0.02\%} of {31960}.

#### Solution for 31960 is what percent of 5:

31960:5*100 =

(31960*100):5 =

3196000:5 = 639200

Now we have: 31960 is what percent of 5 = 639200

Question: 31960 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\%}={31960}.

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

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

{x\%}={31960}(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}{31960}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{31960}{5}

\Rightarrow{x} = {639200\%}

Therefore, {31960} is {639200\%} of {5}.

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