#### Solution for 52 is what percent of 285:

52:285*100 =

(52*100):285 =

5200:285 = 18.25

Now we have: 52 is what percent of 285 = 18.25

Question: 52 is what percent of 285?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 285 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\%}={285}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={52}.

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

{100\%}={285}(1).

{x\%}={52}(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{285}{52}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{52}{285}

\Rightarrow{x} = {18.25\%}

Therefore, {52} is {18.25\%} of {285}.

#### Solution for 285 is what percent of 52:

285:52*100 =

(285*100):52 =

28500:52 = 548.08

Now we have: 285 is what percent of 52 = 548.08

Question: 285 is what percent of 52?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 52 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\%}={52}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={285}.

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

{100\%}={52}(1).

{x\%}={285}(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{52}{285}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{285}{52}

\Rightarrow{x} = {548.08\%}

Therefore, {285} is {548.08\%} of {52}.

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