#### Solution for 158 is what percent of 168:

158:168*100 =

(158*100):168 =

15800:168 = 94.05

Now we have: 158 is what percent of 168 = 94.05

Question: 158 is what percent of 168?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 168 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\%}={168}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={158}.

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

{100\%}={168}(1).

{x\%}={158}(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{168}{158}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{158}{168}

\Rightarrow{x} = {94.05\%}

Therefore, {158} is {94.05\%} of {168}.

#### Solution for 168 is what percent of 158:

168:158*100 =

(168*100):158 =

16800:158 = 106.33

Now we have: 168 is what percent of 158 = 106.33

Question: 168 is what percent of 158?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 158 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\%}={158}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={168}.

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

{100\%}={158}(1).

{x\%}={168}(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{158}{168}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{168}{158}

\Rightarrow{x} = {106.33\%}

Therefore, {168} is {106.33\%} of {158}.

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