#### Solution for 15 is what percent of 59:

15:59*100 =

( 15*100):59 =

1500:59 = 25.42

Now we have: 15 is what percent of 59 = 25.42

Question: 15 is what percent of 59?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 59 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\%}={59}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={ 15}.

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

{100\%}={59}(1).

{x\%}={ 15}(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{59}{ 15}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{ 15}{59}

\Rightarrow{x} = {25.42\%}

Therefore, { 15} is {25.42\%} of {59}.

#### Solution for 59 is what percent of 15:

59: 15*100 =

(59*100): 15 =

5900: 15 = 393.33

Now we have: 59 is what percent of 15 = 393.33

Question: 59 is what percent of 15?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 15 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\%}={ 15}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={59}.

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

{100\%}={ 15}(1).

{x\%}={59}(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{ 15}{59}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{59}{ 15}

\Rightarrow{x} = {393.33\%}

Therefore, {59} is {393.33\%} of { 15}.

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