# What percent of 151 is 29?

Mar 16, 2016

29 is 19.2% of 151.

#### Explanation:

When solving these types of problems, break the problem into portions:

What percent

$\frac{x}{100}$

of 151

$\times 151$

is 29?

$= 29$

Overall, it is:
$\frac{x}{100}$$\times 151$$= 29$

Now, we may solve it simply.
Multiply the fraction to the integer:

$151 \frac{x}{100} = 29$

Multiply the denominator to the other side.

$151 x = 29 \times 100$

$151 x = 2900$

Divide the 151 from the other side, to isolate the x term.

$x = \frac{2900}{151}$

$x = 19.2$