#### Solution for 51 is what percent of 985:

51:985*100 =

(51*100):985 =

5100:985 = 5.18

Now we have: 51 is what percent of 985 = 5.18

Question: 51 is what percent of 985?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 985 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\%}={985}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={51}.

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

{100\%}={985}(1).

{x\%}={51}(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{985}{51}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{51}{985}

\Rightarrow{x} = {5.18\%}

Therefore, {51} is {5.18\%} of {985}.

#### Solution for 985 is what percent of 51:

985:51*100 =

(985*100):51 =

98500:51 = 1931.37

Now we have: 985 is what percent of 51 = 1931.37

Question: 985 is what percent of 51?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 51 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\%}={51}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={985}.

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

{100\%}={51}(1).

{x\%}={985}(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{51}{985}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{985}{51}

\Rightarrow{x} = {1931.37\%}

Therefore, {985} is {1931.37\%} of {51}.

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