#### Solution for 68 is what percent of 140:

68:140*100 =

(68*100):140 =

6800:140 = 48.57

Now we have: 68 is what percent of 140 = 48.57

Question: 68 is what percent of 140?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 140 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\%}={140}.

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

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

{100\%}={140}(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{140}{68}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{68}{140}

\Rightarrow{x} = {48.57\%}

Therefore, {68} is {48.57\%} of {140}.

#### Solution for 140 is what percent of 68:

140:68*100 =

(140*100):68 =

14000:68 = 205.88

Now we have: 140 is what percent of 68 = 205.88

Question: 140 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\%}={140}.

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

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

{x\%}={140}(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}{140}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{140}{68}

\Rightarrow{x} = {205.88\%}

Therefore, {140} is {205.88\%} of {68}.

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