#### Solution for 786 is what percent of 400:

786:400*100 =

(786*100):400 =

78600:400 = 196.5

Now we have: 786 is what percent of 400 = 196.5

Question: 786 is what percent of 400?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 400 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\%}={400}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={786}.

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

{100\%}={400}(1).

{x\%}={786}(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{400}{786}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{786}{400}

\Rightarrow{x} = {196.5\%}

Therefore, {786} is {196.5\%} of {400}.

#### Solution for 400 is what percent of 786:

400:786*100 =

(400*100):786 =

40000:786 = 50.89

Now we have: 400 is what percent of 786 = 50.89

Question: 400 is what percent of 786?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 786 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\%}={786}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={400}.

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

{100\%}={786}(1).

{x\%}={400}(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{786}{400}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{400}{786}

\Rightarrow{x} = {50.89\%}

Therefore, {400} is {50.89\%} of {786}.

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