#### Solution for 99 is what percent of 115:

99:115*100 =

(99*100):115 =

9900:115 = 86.09

Now we have: 99 is what percent of 115 = 86.09

Question: 99 is what percent of 115?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 115 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\%}={115}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={99}.

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

{100\%}={115}(1).

{x\%}={99}(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{115}{99}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{99}{115}

\Rightarrow{x} = {86.09\%}

Therefore, {99} is {86.09\%} of {115}.

#### Solution for 115 is what percent of 99:

115:99*100 =

(115*100):99 =

11500:99 = 116.16

Now we have: 115 is what percent of 99 = 116.16

Question: 115 is what percent of 99?

Percentage solution with steps:

Step 1: We make the assumption that 99 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\%}={99}.

Step 4: In the same vein, {x\%}={115}.

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

{100\%}={99}(1).

{x\%}={115}(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{99}{115}

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

\frac{x\%}{100\%}=\frac{115}{99}

\Rightarrow{x} = {116.16\%}

Therefore, {115} is {116.16\%} of {99}.

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