#### Solution for 87 is what percent of 266:

87:266*100 =

(87*100):266 =

8700:266 = 32.71

Now we have: 87 is what percent of 266 = 32.71

Question: 87 is what percent of 266?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 266 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\%}={266}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={87}.

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

{100\%}={266}(1).

{x\%}={87}(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{266}{87}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{87}{266}

\Rightarrow{x} = {32.71\%}

Therefore, {87} is {32.71\%} of {266}.

#### Solution for 266 is what percent of 87:

266:87*100 =

(266*100):87 =

26600:87 = 305.75

Now we have: 266 is what percent of 87 = 305.75

Question: 266 is what percent of 87?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 87 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\%}={87}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={266}.

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

{100\%}={87}(1).

{x\%}={266}(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{87}{266}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{266}{87}

\Rightarrow{x} = {305.75\%}

Therefore, {266} is {305.75\%} of {87}.

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