Solution for 72 is what percent of 25:

72:25*100 =

(72*100):25 =

7200:25 = 288

Now we have: 72 is what percent of 25 = 288

Question: 72 is what percent of 25?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 25 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\%}={25}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={72}.

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

{100\%}={25}(1).

{x\%}={72}(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{25}{72}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{72}{25}

\Rightarrow{x} = {288\%}

Therefore, {72} is {288\%} of {25}.

Solution for 25 is what percent of 72:

25:72*100 =

(25*100):72 =

2500:72 = 34.72

Now we have: 25 is what percent of 72 = 34.72

Question: 25 is what percent of 72?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 72 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\%}={72}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={25}.

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

{100\%}={72}(1).

{x\%}={25}(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{72}{25}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{25}{72}

\Rightarrow{x} = {34.72\%}

Therefore, {25} is {34.72\%} of {72}.

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