#### Solution for 139 is what percent of 140:

139:140*100 =

(139*100):140 =

13900:140 = 99.29

Now we have: 139 is what percent of 140 = 99.29

Question: 139 is what percent of 140?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 140 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\%}={140}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={139}.

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

{100\%}={140}(1).

{x\%}={139}(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{140}{139}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{139}{140}

\Rightarrow{x} = {99.29\%}

Therefore, {139} is {99.29\%} of {140}.

#### Solution for 140 is what percent of 139:

140:139*100 =

(140*100):139 =

14000:139 = 100.72

Now we have: 140 is what percent of 139 = 100.72

Question: 140 is what percent of 139?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 139 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\%}={139}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={140}.

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

{100\%}={139}(1).

{x\%}={140}(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{139}{140}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{140}{139}

\Rightarrow{x} = {100.72\%}

Therefore, {140} is {100.72\%} of {139}.

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