#### Solution for 991 is what percent of 1500:

991:1500*100 =

(991*100):1500 =

99100:1500 = 66.07

Now we have: 991 is what percent of 1500 = 66.07

Question: 991 is what percent of 1500?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 1500 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\%}={1500}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={991}.

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

{100\%}={1500}(1).

{x\%}={991}(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{1500}{991}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{991}{1500}

\Rightarrow{x} = {66.07\%}

Therefore, {991} is {66.07\%} of {1500}.

#### Solution for 1500 is what percent of 991:

1500:991*100 =

(1500*100):991 =

150000:991 = 151.36

Now we have: 1500 is what percent of 991 = 151.36

Question: 1500 is what percent of 991?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 991 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\%}={991}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={1500}.

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

{100\%}={991}(1).

{x\%}={1500}(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{991}{1500}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{1500}{991}

\Rightarrow{x} = {151.36\%}

Therefore, {1500} is {151.36\%} of {991}.

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