#### Solution for 168 is what percent of 857:

168:857*100 =

(168*100):857 =

16800:857 = 19.6

Now we have: 168 is what percent of 857 = 19.6

Question: 168 is what percent of 857?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 857 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\%}={857}.

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

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

{100\%}={857}(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{857}{168}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{168}{857}

\Rightarrow{x} = {19.6\%}

Therefore, {168} is {19.6\%} of {857}.

#### Solution for 857 is what percent of 168:

857:168*100 =

(857*100):168 =

85700:168 = 510.12

Now we have: 857 is what percent of 168 = 510.12

Question: 857 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\%}={857}.

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

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

{x\%}={857}(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}{857}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{857}{168}

\Rightarrow{x} = {510.12\%}

Therefore, {857} is {510.12\%} of {168}.

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