#### Solution for 5 is what percent of 357:

5:357*100 =

(5*100):357 =

500:357 = 1.4

Now we have: 5 is what percent of 357 = 1.4

Question: 5 is what percent of 357?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 357 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\%}={357}.

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

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

{100\%}={357}(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{357}{5}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{5}{357}

\Rightarrow{x} = {1.4\%}

Therefore, {5} is {1.4\%} of {357}.

#### Solution for 357 is what percent of 5:

357:5*100 =

(357*100):5 =

35700:5 = 7140

Now we have: 357 is what percent of 5 = 7140

Question: 357 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\%}={357}.

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

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

{x\%}={357}(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}{357}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{357}{5}

\Rightarrow{x} = {7140\%}

Therefore, {357} is {7140\%} of {5}.

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