#### Solution for 64 is what percent of 158:

64:158*100 =

(64*100):158 =

6400:158 = 40.51

Now we have: 64 is what percent of 158 = 40.51

Question: 64 is what percent of 158?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 158 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\%}={158}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={64}.

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

{100\%}={158}(1).

{x\%}={64}(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{158}{64}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{64}{158}

\Rightarrow{x} = {40.51\%}

Therefore, {64} is {40.51\%} of {158}.

#### Solution for 158 is what percent of 64:

158:64*100 =

(158*100):64 =

15800:64 = 246.88

Now we have: 158 is what percent of 64 = 246.88

Question: 158 is what percent of 64?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 64 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\%}={64}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={158}.

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

{100\%}={64}(1).

{x\%}={158}(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{64}{158}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{158}{64}

\Rightarrow{x} = {246.88\%}

Therefore, {158} is {246.88\%} of {64}.

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