#### Solution for 168 is what percent of 255:

168:255*100 =

(168*100):255 =

16800:255 = 65.88

Now we have: 168 is what percent of 255 = 65.88

Question: 168 is what percent of 255?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 255 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\%}={255}.

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

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

{100\%}={255}(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{255}{168}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{168}{255}

\Rightarrow{x} = {65.88\%}

Therefore, {168} is {65.88\%} of {255}.

#### Solution for 255 is what percent of 168:

255:168*100 =

(255*100):168 =

25500:168 = 151.79

Now we have: 255 is what percent of 168 = 151.79

Question: 255 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\%}={255}.

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

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

{x\%}={255}(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}{255}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{255}{168}

\Rightarrow{x} = {151.79\%}

Therefore, {255} is {151.79\%} of {168}.

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