#### Solution for 5.31 is what percent of 118:

5.31:118*100 =

(5.31*100):118 =

531:118 = 4.5

Now we have: 5.31 is what percent of 118 = 4.5

Question: 5.31 is what percent of 118?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 118 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\%}={118}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={5.31}.

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

{100\%}={118}(1).

{x\%}={5.31}(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{118}{5.31}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{5.31}{118}

\Rightarrow{x} = {4.5\%}

Therefore, {5.31} is {4.5\%} of {118}.

#### Solution for 118 is what percent of 5.31:

118:5.31*100 =

(118*100):5.31 =

11800:5.31 = 2222.2222222222

Now we have: 118 is what percent of 5.31 = 2222.2222222222

Question: 118 is what percent of 5.31?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 5.31 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\%}={5.31}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={118}.

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

{100\%}={5.31}(1).

{x\%}={118}(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{5.31}{118}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{118}{5.31}

\Rightarrow{x} = {2222.2222222222\%}

Therefore, {118} is {2222.2222222222\%} of {5.31}.

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