#### Solution for 68 is what percent of 272:

68: 272*100 =

(68*100): 272 =

6800: 272 = 25

Now we have: 68 is what percent of 272 = 25

Question: 68 is what percent of 272?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 272 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\%}={ 272}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={68}.

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

{100\%}={ 272}(1).

{x\%}={68}(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{ 272}{68}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{68}{ 272}

\Rightarrow{x} = {25\%}

Therefore, {68} is {25\%} of { 272}.

#### Solution for 272 is what percent of 68:

272:68*100 =

( 272*100):68 =

27200:68 = 400

Now we have: 272 is what percent of 68 = 400

Question: 272 is what percent of 68?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 68 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\%}={68}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={ 272}.

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

{100\%}={68}(1).

{x\%}={ 272}(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{68}{ 272}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{ 272}{68}

\Rightarrow{x} = {400\%}

Therefore, { 272} is {400\%} of {68}.

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