#### Solution for 168.9 is what percent of 240:

168.9:240*100 =

(168.9*100):240 =

16890:240 = 70.375

Now we have: 168.9 is what percent of 240 = 70.375

Question: 168.9 is what percent of 240?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 240 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\%}={240}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={168.9}.

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

{100\%}={240}(1).

{x\%}={168.9}(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{240}{168.9}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{168.9}{240}

\Rightarrow{x} = {70.375\%}

Therefore, {168.9} is {70.375\%} of {240}.

#### Solution for 240 is what percent of 168.9:

240:168.9*100 =

(240*100):168.9 =

24000:168.9 = 142.09591474245

Now we have: 240 is what percent of 168.9 = 142.09591474245

Question: 240 is what percent of 168.9?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 168.9 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\%}={168.9}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={240}.

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

{100\%}={168.9}(1).

{x\%}={240}(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{168.9}{240}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{240}{168.9}

\Rightarrow{x} = {142.09591474245\%}

Therefore, {240} is {142.09591474245\%} of {168.9}.

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