shivraj
What percent of 159 is 129?



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waterineyes
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Let the percentage be x..
\[x \% \; of \; \; 159 = 129\]

jiteshmeghwal9
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Let the percent be x% then
x% of 159=129
\(\frac{x}{100}\times 159=129\)

waterineyes
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\[\frac{x}{100} \times 159 = 129\]
\[x = \frac{129 \times 100}{159} = Solve \; \; this..\]

jiteshmeghwal9
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now solve . I think i have made this much easier . From here @shivraj can easily do it :)

waterineyes
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Your final answer results in 18.86 which is incorrect.. @heedcom

shivraj
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81

waterineyes
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\[\frac{18.86}{100} \times 159 = 29.98 = Incorrect\]

waterineyes
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You should get 129 and not 29.98 @heedcom

jiteshmeghwal9
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@waterineyes is correct because i checked this in calculator also :)

heedcom
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ok, cool, sorry guys, i did it the other way round.

waterineyes
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Precisely my method is correct @jiteshmeghwal9
And yours too.
He he he..

jiteshmeghwal9
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np :)

jiteshmeghwal9
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LOL ;)

waterineyes
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Are you clear with this @shivraj

shivraj
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yes thnks