#### Solution for 42 is what percent of 4249:

42:4249*100 =

(42*100):4249 =

4200:4249 = 0.99

Now we have: 42 is what percent of 4249 = 0.99

Question: 42 is what percent of 4249?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 4249 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\%}={4249}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={42}.

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

{100\%}={4249}(1).

{x\%}={42}(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{4249}{42}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{42}{4249}

\Rightarrow{x} = {0.99\%}

Therefore, {42} is {0.99\%} of {4249}.

#### Solution for 4249 is what percent of 42:

4249:42*100 =

(4249*100):42 =

424900:42 = 10116.67

Now we have: 4249 is what percent of 42 = 10116.67

Question: 4249 is what percent of 42?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 42 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\%}={42}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={4249}.

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

{100\%}={42}(1).

{x\%}={4249}(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{42}{4249}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{4249}{42}

\Rightarrow{x} = {10116.67\%}

Therefore, {4249} is {10116.67\%} of {42}.

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