#### Solution for 5872 is what percent of 42089:

5872:42089*100 =

(5872*100):42089 =

587200:42089 = 13.95

Now we have: 5872 is what percent of 42089 = 13.95

Question: 5872 is what percent of 42089?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 42089 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\%}={42089}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={5872}.

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

{100\%}={42089}(1).

{x\%}={5872}(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{42089}{5872}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{5872}{42089}

\Rightarrow{x} = {13.95\%}

Therefore, {5872} is {13.95\%} of {42089}.

#### Solution for 42089 is what percent of 5872:

42089:5872*100 =

(42089*100):5872 =

4208900:5872 = 716.77

Now we have: 42089 is what percent of 5872 = 716.77

Question: 42089 is what percent of 5872?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 5872 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\%}={5872}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={42089}.

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

{100\%}={5872}(1).

{x\%}={42089}(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{5872}{42089}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{42089}{5872}

\Rightarrow{x} = {716.77\%}

Therefore, {42089} is {716.77\%} of {5872}.

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