#### Solution for 249 is what percent of 340:

249:340*100 =

(249*100):340 =

24900:340 = 73.24

Now we have: 249 is what percent of 340 = 73.24

Question: 249 is what percent of 340?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 340 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\%}={340}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={249}.

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

{100\%}={340}(1).

{x\%}={249}(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{340}{249}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{249}{340}

\Rightarrow{x} = {73.24\%}

Therefore, {249} is {73.24\%} of {340}.

#### Solution for 340 is what percent of 249:

340:249*100 =

(340*100):249 =

34000:249 = 136.55

Now we have: 340 is what percent of 249 = 136.55

Question: 340 is what percent of 249?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 249 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\%}={249}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={340}.

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

{100\%}={249}(1).

{x\%}={340}(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{249}{340}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{340}{249}

\Rightarrow{x} = {136.55\%}

Therefore, {340} is {136.55\%} of {249}.

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