# What percent of 66 is 99?

Nov 14, 2016

color(green)(150%) of $66$ is $99$

#### Explanation:

Let x% be the percentage of $66$ that is equal to 99

Remember that "percent" means "per hundred"
so x%= x/100#

If $\frac{x}{100} \times 66 = 99$
then
$\textcolor{w h i t e}{\text{XX}} x = \frac{{\cancel{99}}^{3} \times 100}{{\cancel{66}}_{2}} = 150$