Solution for 101 is what percent of 120:

101:120*100 =

(101*100):120 =

10100:120 = 84.17

Now we have: 101 is what percent of 120 = 84.17

Question: 101 is what percent of 120?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 120 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\%}={120}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={101}.

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

{100\%}={120}(1).

{x\%}={101}(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{120}{101}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{101}{120}

\Rightarrow{x} = {84.17\%}

Therefore, {101} is {84.17\%} of {120}.

Solution for 120 is what percent of 101:

120:101*100 =

(120*100):101 =

12000:101 = 118.81

Now we have: 120 is what percent of 101 = 118.81

Question: 120 is what percent of 101?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 101 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\%}={101}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={120}.

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

{100\%}={101}(1).

{x\%}={120}(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{101}{120}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{120}{101}

\Rightarrow{x} = {118.81\%}

Therefore, {120} is {118.81\%} of {101}.