#### Solution for 983 is what percent of 985:

983:985*100 =

(983*100):985 =

98300:985 = 99.8

Now we have: 983 is what percent of 985 = 99.8

Question: 983 is what percent of 985?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 985 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\%}={985}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={983}.

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

{100\%}={985}(1).

{x\%}={983}(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{985}{983}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{983}{985}

\Rightarrow{x} = {99.8\%}

Therefore, {983} is {99.8\%} of {985}.

#### Solution for 985 is what percent of 983:

985:983*100 =

(985*100):983 =

98500:983 = 100.2

Now we have: 985 is what percent of 983 = 100.2

Question: 985 is what percent of 983?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 983 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\%}={983}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={985}.

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

{100\%}={983}(1).

{x\%}={985}(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{983}{985}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{985}{983}

\Rightarrow{x} = {100.2\%}

Therefore, {985} is {100.2\%} of {983}.

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