#### Solution for 1196 is what percent of 1996:

1196:1996*100 =

(1196*100):1996 =

119600:1996 = 59.92

Now we have: 1196 is what percent of 1996 = 59.92

Question: 1196 is what percent of 1996?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 1996 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\%}={1996}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={1196}.

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

{100\%}={1996}(1).

{x\%}={1196}(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{1996}{1196}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{1196}{1996}

\Rightarrow{x} = {59.92\%}

Therefore, {1196} is {59.92\%} of {1996}.

#### Solution for 1996 is what percent of 1196:

1996:1196*100 =

(1996*100):1196 =

199600:1196 = 166.89

Now we have: 1996 is what percent of 1196 = 166.89

Question: 1996 is what percent of 1196?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 1196 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\%}={1196}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={1996}.

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

{100\%}={1196}(1).

{x\%}={1996}(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{1196}{1996}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{1996}{1196}

\Rightarrow{x} = {166.89\%}

Therefore, {1996} is {166.89\%} of {1196}.

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