#### Solution for 304 is what percent of 161:

304:161*100 =

(304*100):161 =

30400:161 = 188.82

Now we have: 304 is what percent of 161 = 188.82

Question: 304 is what percent of 161?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 161 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\%}={161}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={304}.

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

{100\%}={161}(1).

{x\%}={304}(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{161}{304}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{304}{161}

\Rightarrow{x} = {188.82\%}

Therefore, {304} is {188.82\%} of {161}.

#### Solution for 161 is what percent of 304:

161:304*100 =

(161*100):304 =

16100:304 = 52.96

Now we have: 161 is what percent of 304 = 52.96

Question: 161 is what percent of 304?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 304 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\%}={304}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={161}.

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

{100\%}={304}(1).

{x\%}={161}(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{304}{161}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{161}{304}

\Rightarrow{x} = {52.96\%}

Therefore, {161} is {52.96\%} of {304}.

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