#### Solution for 15242 is what percent of 15500:

15242:15500*100 =

(15242*100):15500 =

1524200:15500 = 98.34

Now we have: 15242 is what percent of 15500 = 98.34

Question: 15242 is what percent of 15500?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 15500 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\%}={15500}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={15242}.

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

{100\%}={15500}(1).

{x\%}={15242}(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{15500}{15242}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{15242}{15500}

\Rightarrow{x} = {98.34\%}

Therefore, {15242} is {98.34\%} of {15500}.

#### Solution for 15500 is what percent of 15242:

15500:15242*100 =

(15500*100):15242 =

1550000:15242 = 101.69

Now we have: 15500 is what percent of 15242 = 101.69

Question: 15500 is what percent of 15242?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 15242 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\%}={15242}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={15500}.

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

{100\%}={15242}(1).

{x\%}={15500}(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{15242}{15500}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{15500}{15242}

\Rightarrow{x} = {101.69\%}

Therefore, {15500} is {101.69\%} of {15242}.

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