#### Solution for 585 is what percent of 400000:

585:400000*100 =

(585*100):400000 =

58500:400000 = 0.15

Now we have: 585 is what percent of 400000 = 0.15

Question: 585 is what percent of 400000?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 400000 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\%}={400000}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={585}.

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

{100\%}={400000}(1).

{x\%}={585}(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{400000}{585}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{585}{400000}

\Rightarrow{x} = {0.15\%}

Therefore, {585} is {0.15\%} of {400000}.

#### Solution for 400000 is what percent of 585:

400000:585*100 =

(400000*100):585 =

40000000:585 = 68376.07

Now we have: 400000 is what percent of 585 = 68376.07

Question: 400000 is what percent of 585?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 585 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\%}={585}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={400000}.

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

{100\%}={585}(1).

{x\%}={400000}(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{585}{400000}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{400000}{585}

\Rightarrow{x} = {68376.07\%}

Therefore, {400000} is {68376.07\%} of {585}.

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