#### Solution for What is 1 percent of 500:

1 percent *500 =

(1:100)*500 =

(1*500):100 =

500:100 = 5

Now we have: 1 percent of 500 = 5

Question: What is 1 percent of 500?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 500.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{500}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={1\%}.

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

{500}={100\%}(1).

{x}={1\%}(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{500}{x}=\frac{100\%}{1\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{500}=\frac{1}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {5}

Therefore, {1\%} of {500} is {5}

#### Solution for What is 500 percent of 1:

500 percent *1 =

(500:100)*1 =

(500*1):100 =

500:100 = 5

Now we have: 500 percent of 1 = 5

Question: What is 500 percent of 1?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 1.

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

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

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={500\%}.

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

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

{x}={500\%}(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{1}{x}=\frac{100\%}{500\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{1}=\frac{500}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {5}

Therefore, {500\%} of {1} is {5}

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