Solution for 50 is what percent of 131:

50:131*100 =

(50*100):131 =

5000:131 = 38.17

Now we have: 50 is what percent of 131 = 38.17

Question: 50 is what percent of 131?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 131 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\%}={131}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={50}.

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

{100\%}={131}(1).

{x\%}={50}(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{131}{50}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{50}{131}

\Rightarrow{x} = {38.17\%}

Therefore, {50} is {38.17\%} of {131}.

Solution for 131 is what percent of 50:

131:50*100 =

(131*100):50 =

13100:50 = 262

Now we have: 131 is what percent of 50 = 262

Question: 131 is what percent of 50?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 50 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\%}={50}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={131}.

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

{100\%}={50}(1).

{x\%}={131}(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{50}{131}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{131}{50}

\Rightarrow{x} = {262\%}

Therefore, {131} is {262\%} of {50}.

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