Solution for 159 is what percent of 304:

159:304*100 =

(159*100):304 =

15900:304 = 52.3

Now we have: 159 is what percent of 304 = 52.3

Question: 159 is what percent of 304?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 304 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\%}={304}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={159}.

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

{100\%}={304}(1).

{x\%}={159}(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{304}{159}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{159}{304}

\Rightarrow{x} = {52.3\%}

Therefore, {159} is {52.3\%} of {304}.

Solution for 304 is what percent of 159:

304:159*100 =

(304*100):159 =

30400:159 = 191.19

Now we have: 304 is what percent of 159 = 191.19

Question: 304 is what percent of 159?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 159 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\%}={159}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={304}.

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

{100\%}={159}(1).

{x\%}={304}(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{159}{304}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{304}{159}

\Rightarrow{x} = {191.19\%}

Therefore, {304} is {191.19\%} of {159}.

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