#### Solution for What is .05 percent of 1700:

.05 percent *1700 =

(.05:100)*1700 =

(.05*1700):100 =

85:100 = 0.85

Now we have: .05 percent of 1700 = 0.85

Question: What is .05 percent of 1700?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 1700.

Step 2: We represent the unknown value with {x}.

Step 3: From step 1 above,{1700}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={.05\%}.

Step 5: This results in a pair of simple equations:

{1700}={100\%}(1).

{x}={.05\%}(2).

Step 6: By dividing equation 1 by equation 2 and noting that both the RHS (right hand side) of both
equations have the same unit (%); we have

\frac{1700}{x}=\frac{100\%}{.05\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{1700}=\frac{.05}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {0.85}

Therefore, {.05\%} of {1700} is {0.85}

#### Solution for What is 1700 percent of .05:

1700 percent *.05 =

(1700:100)*.05 =

(1700*.05):100 =

85:100 = 0.85

Now we have: 1700 percent of .05 = 0.85

Question: What is 1700 percent of .05?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is .05.

Step 2: We represent the unknown value with {x}.

Step 3: From step 1 above,{.05}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={1700\%}.

Step 5: This results in a pair of simple equations:

{.05}={100\%}(1).

{x}={1700\%}(2).

Step 6: By dividing equation 1 by equation 2 and noting that both the RHS (right hand side) of both
equations have the same unit (%); we have

\frac{.05}{x}=\frac{100\%}{1700\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{.05}=\frac{1700}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {0.85}

Therefore, {1700\%} of {.05} is {0.85}

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