#### Solution for 72000 is what percent of 98000:

72000:98000*100 =

(72000*100):98000 =

7200000:98000 = 73.47

Now we have: 72000 is what percent of 98000 = 73.47

Question: 72000 is what percent of 98000?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 98000 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\%}={98000}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={72000}.

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

{100\%}={98000}(1).

{x\%}={72000}(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{98000}{72000}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{72000}{98000}

\Rightarrow{x} = {73.47\%}

Therefore, {72000} is {73.47\%} of {98000}.

#### Solution for 98000 is what percent of 72000:

98000:72000*100 =

(98000*100):72000 =

9800000:72000 = 136.11

Now we have: 98000 is what percent of 72000 = 136.11

Question: 98000 is what percent of 72000?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 72000 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\%}={72000}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={98000}.

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

{100\%}={72000}(1).

{x\%}={98000}(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{72000}{98000}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{98000}{72000}

\Rightarrow{x} = {136.11\%}

Therefore, {98000} is {136.11\%} of {72000}.

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