Solution for 240 is what percent of 88:

240:88*100 =

( 240*100):88 =

24000:88 = 272.73

Now we have: 240 is what percent of 88 = 272.73

Question: 240 is what percent of 88?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 88 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\%}={88}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={ 240}.

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

{100\%}={88}(1).

{x\%}={ 240}(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{88}{ 240}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{ 240}{88}

\Rightarrow{x} = {272.73\%}

Therefore, { 240} is {272.73\%} of {88}.

Solution for 88 is what percent of 240:

88: 240*100 =

(88*100): 240 =

8800: 240 = 36.67

Now we have: 88 is what percent of 240 = 36.67

Question: 88 is what percent of 240?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 240 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\%}={ 240}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={88}.

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

{100\%}={ 240}(1).

{x\%}={88}(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{ 240}{88}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{88}{ 240}

\Rightarrow{x} = {36.67\%}

Therefore, {88} is {36.67\%} of { 240}.

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