#### Solution for 160 is what percent of 218:

160:218*100 =

(160*100):218 =

16000:218 = 73.39

Now we have: 160 is what percent of 218 = 73.39

Question: 160 is what percent of 218?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 218 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\%}={218}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={160}.

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

{100\%}={218}(1).

{x\%}={160}(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{218}{160}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{160}{218}

\Rightarrow{x} = {73.39\%}

Therefore, {160} is {73.39\%} of {218}.

#### Solution for 218 is what percent of 160:

218:160*100 =

(218*100):160 =

21800:160 = 136.25

Now we have: 218 is what percent of 160 = 136.25

Question: 218 is what percent of 160?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 160 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\%}={160}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={218}.

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

{100\%}={160}(1).

{x\%}={218}(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{160}{218}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{218}{160}

\Rightarrow{x} = {136.25\%}

Therefore, {218} is {136.25\%} of {160}.

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