#### Solution for 72 is what percent of 30000:

72:30000*100 =

(72*100):30000 =

7200:30000 = 0.24

Now we have: 72 is what percent of 30000 = 0.24

Question: 72 is what percent of 30000?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 30000 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\%}={30000}.

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

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

{100\%}={30000}(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{30000}{72}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{72}{30000}

\Rightarrow{x} = {0.24\%}

Therefore, {72} is {0.24\%} of {30000}.

#### Solution for 30000 is what percent of 72:

30000:72*100 =

(30000*100):72 =

3000000:72 = 41666.67

Now we have: 30000 is what percent of 72 = 41666.67

Question: 30000 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\%}={30000}.

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

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

{x\%}={30000}(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}{30000}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{30000}{72}

\Rightarrow{x} = {41666.67\%}

Therefore, {30000} is {41666.67\%} of {72}.

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