#### Solution for .64 is what percent of .88:

.64:.88*100 =

(.64*100):.88 =

64:.88 = 72.73

Now we have: .64 is what percent of .88 = 72.73

Question: .64 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\%}={.64}.

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

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

{x\%}={.64}(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}{.64}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{.64}{.88}

\Rightarrow{x} = {72.73\%}

Therefore, {.64} is {72.73\%} of {.88}.

#### Solution for .88 is what percent of .64:

.88:.64*100 =

(.88*100):.64 =

88:.64 = 137.5

Now we have: .88 is what percent of .64 = 137.5

Question: .88 is what percent of .64?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that .64 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\%}={.64}.

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

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

{100\%}={.64}(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{.64}{.88}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{.88}{.64}

\Rightarrow{x} = {137.5\%}

Therefore, {.88} is {137.5\%} of {.64}.

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