#### Solution for 8 is what percent of 265:

8:265*100 =

(8*100):265 =

800:265 = 3.02

Now we have: 8 is what percent of 265 = 3.02

Question: 8 is what percent of 265?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 265 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\%}={265}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={8}.

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

{100\%}={265}(1).

{x\%}={8}(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{265}{8}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{8}{265}

\Rightarrow{x} = {3.02\%}

Therefore, {8} is {3.02\%} of {265}.

#### Solution for 265 is what percent of 8:

265:8*100 =

(265*100):8 =

26500:8 = 3312.5

Now we have: 265 is what percent of 8 = 3312.5

Question: 265 is what percent of 8?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 8 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\%}={8}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={265}.

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

{100\%}={8}(1).

{x\%}={265}(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{8}{265}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{265}{8}

\Rightarrow{x} = {3312.5\%}

Therefore, {265} is {3312.5\%} of {8}.

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