Solution for 100 is what percent of 118:

100:118*100 =

(100*100):118 =

10000:118 = 84.75

Now we have: 100 is what percent of 118 = 84.75

Question: 100 is what percent of 118?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 118 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\%}={118}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={100}.

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

{100\%}={118}(1).

{x\%}={100}(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{118}{100}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{100}{118}

\Rightarrow{x} = {84.75\%}

Therefore, {100} is {84.75\%} of {118}.

Solution for 118 is what percent of 100:

118:100*100 =

(118*100):100 =

11800:100 = 118

Now we have: 118 is what percent of 100 = 118

Question: 118 is what percent of 100?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 100 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\%}={100}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={118}.

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

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

{x\%}={118}(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{100}{118}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{118}{100}

\Rightarrow{x} = {118\%}

Therefore, {118} is {118\%} of {100}.

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