#### Solution for 530 is what percent of 2500:

530:2500*100 =

(530*100):2500 =

53000:2500 = 21.2

Now we have: 530 is what percent of 2500 = 21.2

Question: 530 is what percent of 2500?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 2500 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\%}={2500}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={530}.

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

{100\%}={2500}(1).

{x\%}={530}(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{2500}{530}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{530}{2500}

\Rightarrow{x} = {21.2\%}

Therefore, {530} is {21.2\%} of {2500}.

#### Solution for 2500 is what percent of 530:

2500:530*100 =

(2500*100):530 =

250000:530 = 471.7

Now we have: 2500 is what percent of 530 = 471.7

Question: 2500 is what percent of 530?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 530 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\%}={530}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={2500}.

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

{100\%}={530}(1).

{x\%}={2500}(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{530}{2500}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{2500}{530}

\Rightarrow{x} = {471.7\%}

Therefore, {2500} is {471.7\%} of {530}.

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