Solution for 10 is what percent of 259:

10:259*100 =

(10*100):259 =

1000:259 = 3.86

Now we have: 10 is what percent of 259 = 3.86

Question: 10 is what percent of 259?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 259 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\%}={259}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={10}.

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

{100\%}={259}(1).

{x\%}={10}(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{259}{10}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{10}{259}

\Rightarrow{x} = {3.86\%}

Therefore, {10} is {3.86\%} of {259}.

Solution for 259 is what percent of 10:

259:10*100 =

(259*100):10 =

25900:10 = 2590

Now we have: 259 is what percent of 10 = 2590

Question: 259 is what percent of 10?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 10 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\%}={10}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={259}.

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

{100\%}={10}(1).

{x\%}={259}(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{10}{259}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{259}{10}

\Rightarrow{x} = {2590\%}

Therefore, {259} is {2590\%} of {10}.

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