#### Solution for 259 is what percent of 989:

259:989*100 =

(259*100):989 =

25900:989 = 26.19

Now we have: 259 is what percent of 989 = 26.19

Question: 259 is what percent of 989?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 989 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\%}={989}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={259}.

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

{100\%}={989}(1).

{x\%}={259}(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{989}{259}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{259}{989}

\Rightarrow{x} = {26.19\%}

Therefore, {259} is {26.19\%} of {989}.

#### Solution for 989 is what percent of 259:

989:259*100 =

(989*100):259 =

98900:259 = 381.85

Now we have: 989 is what percent of 259 = 381.85

Question: 989 is what percent of 259?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 259 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\%}={259}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={989}.

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

{100\%}={259}(1).

{x\%}={989}(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{259}{989}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{989}{259}

\Rightarrow{x} = {381.85\%}

Therefore, {989} is {381.85\%} of {259}.

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