#### Solution for 587 is what percent of 726:

587:726*100 =

(587*100):726 =

58700:726 = 80.85

Now we have: 587 is what percent of 726 = 80.85

Question: 587 is what percent of 726?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 726 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\%}={726}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={587}.

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

{100\%}={726}(1).

{x\%}={587}(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{726}{587}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{587}{726}

\Rightarrow{x} = {80.85\%}

Therefore, {587} is {80.85\%} of {726}.

#### Solution for 726 is what percent of 587:

726:587*100 =

(726*100):587 =

72600:587 = 123.68

Now we have: 726 is what percent of 587 = 123.68

Question: 726 is what percent of 587?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 587 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\%}={587}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={726}.

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

{100\%}={587}(1).

{x\%}={726}(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{587}{726}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{726}{587}

\Rightarrow{x} = {123.68\%}

Therefore, {726} is {123.68\%} of {587}.

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