Solution for 538 is what percent of 1000:

538:1000*100 =

(538*100):1000 =

53800:1000 = 53.8

Now we have: 538 is what percent of 1000 = 53.8

Question: 538 is what percent of 1000?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 1000 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\%}={1000}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={538}.

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

{100\%}={1000}(1).

{x\%}={538}(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{1000}{538}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{538}{1000}

\Rightarrow{x} = {53.8\%}

Therefore, {538} is {53.8\%} of {1000}.

Solution for 1000 is what percent of 538:

1000:538*100 =

(1000*100):538 =

100000:538 = 185.87

Now we have: 1000 is what percent of 538 = 185.87

Question: 1000 is what percent of 538?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 538 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\%}={538}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={1000}.

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

{100\%}={538}(1).

{x\%}={1000}(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{538}{1000}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{1000}{538}

\Rightarrow{x} = {185.87\%}

Therefore, {1000} is {185.87\%} of {538}.