#### Solution for 740 is what percent of 3500:

740:3500*100 =

(740*100):3500 =

74000:3500 = 21.14

Now we have: 740 is what percent of 3500 = 21.14

Question: 740 is what percent of 3500?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 3500 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\%}={3500}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={740}.

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

{100\%}={3500}(1).

{x\%}={740}(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{3500}{740}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{740}{3500}

\Rightarrow{x} = {21.14\%}

Therefore, {740} is {21.14\%} of {3500}.

#### Solution for 3500 is what percent of 740:

3500:740*100 =

(3500*100):740 =

350000:740 = 472.97

Now we have: 3500 is what percent of 740 = 472.97

Question: 3500 is what percent of 740?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 740 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\%}={740}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={3500}.

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

{100\%}={740}(1).

{x\%}={3500}(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{740}{3500}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{3500}{740}

\Rightarrow{x} = {472.97\%}

Therefore, {3500} is {472.97\%} of {740}.

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