#### Solution for 718 is what percent of 1987:

718:1987*100 =

(718*100):1987 =

71800:1987 = 36.13

Now we have: 718 is what percent of 1987 = 36.13

Question: 718 is what percent of 1987?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 1987 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\%}={1987}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={718}.

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

{100\%}={1987}(1).

{x\%}={718}(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{1987}{718}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{718}{1987}

\Rightarrow{x} = {36.13\%}

Therefore, {718} is {36.13\%} of {1987}.

#### Solution for 1987 is what percent of 718:

1987:718*100 =

(1987*100):718 =

198700:718 = 276.74

Now we have: 1987 is what percent of 718 = 276.74

Question: 1987 is what percent of 718?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 718 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\%}={718}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={1987}.

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

{100\%}={718}(1).

{x\%}={1987}(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{718}{1987}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{1987}{718}

\Rightarrow{x} = {276.74\%}

Therefore, {1987} is {276.74\%} of {718}.

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