#### Solution for 550 is what percent of 5:

550:5*100 =

(550*100):5 =

55000:5 = 11000

Now we have: 550 is what percent of 5 = 11000

Question: 550 is what percent of 5?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 5 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\%}={5}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={550}.

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

{100\%}={5}(1).

{x\%}={550}(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{5}{550}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{550}{5}

\Rightarrow{x} = {11000\%}

Therefore, {550} is {11000\%} of {5}.

#### Solution for 5 is what percent of 550:

5:550*100 =

(5*100):550 =

500:550 = 0.91

Now we have: 5 is what percent of 550 = 0.91

Question: 5 is what percent of 550?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 550 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\%}={550}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={5}.

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

{100\%}={550}(1).

{x\%}={5}(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{550}{5}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{5}{550}

\Rightarrow{x} = {0.91\%}

Therefore, {5} is {0.91\%} of {550}.

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