#### Solution for 138000 is what percent of 158000:

138000:158000*100 =

(138000*100):158000 =

13800000:158000 = 87.34

Now we have: 138000 is what percent of 158000 = 87.34

Question: 138000 is what percent of 158000?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 158000 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\%}={158000}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={138000}.

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

{100\%}={158000}(1).

{x\%}={138000}(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{158000}{138000}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{138000}{158000}

\Rightarrow{x} = {87.34\%}

Therefore, {138000} is {87.34\%} of {158000}.

#### Solution for 158000 is what percent of 138000:

158000:138000*100 =

(158000*100):138000 =

15800000:138000 = 114.49

Now we have: 158000 is what percent of 138000 = 114.49

Question: 158000 is what percent of 138000?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 138000 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\%}={138000}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={158000}.

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

{100\%}={138000}(1).

{x\%}={158000}(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{138000}{158000}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{158000}{138000}

\Rightarrow{x} = {114.49\%}

Therefore, {158000} is {114.49\%} of {138000}.

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