Solution for 250 is what percent of 120:

250:120*100 =

(250*100):120 =

25000:120 = 208.33

Now we have: 250 is what percent of 120 = 208.33

Question: 250 is what percent of 120?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 120 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\%}={120}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={250}.

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

{100\%}={120}(1).

{x\%}={250}(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{120}{250}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{250}{120}

\Rightarrow{x} = {208.33\%}

Therefore, {250} is {208.33\%} of {120}.

Solution for 120 is what percent of 250:

120:250*100 =

(120*100):250 =

12000:250 = 48

Now we have: 120 is what percent of 250 = 48

Question: 120 is what percent of 250?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 250 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\%}={250}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={120}.

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

{100\%}={250}(1).

{x\%}={120}(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{250}{120}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{120}{250}

\Rightarrow{x} = {48\%}

Therefore, {120} is {48\%} of {250}.