#### Solution for 231 is what percent of 260:

231: 260*100 =

(231*100): 260 =

23100: 260 = 88.85

Now we have: 231 is what percent of 260 = 88.85

Question: 231 is what percent of 260?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 260 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\%}={ 260}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={231}.

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

{100\%}={ 260}(1).

{x\%}={231}(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{ 260}{231}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{231}{ 260}

\Rightarrow{x} = {88.85\%}

Therefore, {231} is {88.85\%} of { 260}.

#### Solution for 260 is what percent of 231:

260:231*100 =

( 260*100):231 =

26000:231 = 112.55

Now we have: 260 is what percent of 231 = 112.55

Question: 260 is what percent of 231?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 231 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\%}={231}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={ 260}.

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

{100\%}={231}(1).

{x\%}={ 260}(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{231}{ 260}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{ 260}{231}

\Rightarrow{x} = {112.55\%}

Therefore, { 260} is {112.55\%} of {231}.

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