Solution for 8000 is what percent of 160:

8000:160*100 =

(8000*100):160 =

800000:160 = 5000

Now we have: 8000 is what percent of 160 = 5000

Question: 8000 is what percent of 160?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 160 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\%}={160}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={8000}.

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

{100\%}={160}(1).

{x\%}={8000}(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{160}{8000}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{8000}{160}

\Rightarrow{x} = {5000\%}

Therefore, {8000} is {5000\%} of {160}.

Solution for 160 is what percent of 8000:

160:8000*100 =

(160*100):8000 =

16000:8000 = 2

Now we have: 160 is what percent of 8000 = 2

Question: 160 is what percent of 8000?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 8000 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\%}={8000}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={160}.

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

{100\%}={8000}(1).

{x\%}={160}(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{8000}{160}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{160}{8000}

\Rightarrow{x} = {2\%}

Therefore, {160} is {2\%} of {8000}.

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