#### Solution for What is 1.7 percent of 2008:

1.7 percent *2008 =

(1.7:100)*2008 =

(1.7*2008):100 =

3413.6:100 = 34.136

Now we have: 1.7 percent of 2008 = 34.136

Question: What is 1.7 percent of 2008?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 2008.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{2008}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={1.7\%}.

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

{2008}={100\%}(1).

{x}={1.7\%}(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{2008}{x}=\frac{100\%}{1.7\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{2008}=\frac{1.7}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {34.136}

Therefore, {1.7\%} of {2008} is {34.136}

#### Solution for What is 2008 percent of 1.7:

2008 percent *1.7 =

(2008:100)*1.7 =

(2008*1.7):100 =

3413.6:100 = 34.136

Now we have: 2008 percent of 1.7 = 34.136

Question: What is 2008 percent of 1.7?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: Our output value is 1.7.

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

Step 3: From step 1 above,{1.7}={100\%}.

Step 4: Similarly, {x}={2008\%}.

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

{1.7}={100\%}(1).

{x}={2008\%}(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{1.7}{x}=\frac{100\%}{2008\%}

Step 7: Again, the reciprocal of both sides gives

\frac{x}{1.7}=\frac{2008}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {34.136}

Therefore, {2008\%} of {1.7} is {34.136}

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