# What is 1/100 as a decimal?

So, in mathematics, converting fractions to decimals is common. Let's walk through the process of converting a fraction 1/100 to a decimal.

You can select other fractional values to familiarize yourself with the conversion guide.

Often, convert 1/111 to a decimal or 11/1000 to a decimal, depending on the task.

## What is 1/100?

A fraction is composed of two numbers: a numerator (top number) and a denominator (bottom number). In the fraction 1/100: 1 is the numerator, and 100 is the denominator. This means that 1 is divided by 100 to get the fraction's value.

## Solution:

**$\frac{1}{100}$ = 0.01**

## What is a fraction?

A fraction is a mathematical expression of two parts: the numerator on top and the denominator below. It represents partial values, showcasing relationships or comparisons.

## What is a decimal?

A decimal is a numeral system with a point. This point divides the integer from its fractional part. It provides a straightforward way to express and work with values less than one.

### Conversion Steps:

To get the decimal of 1/100, follow these steps:

**Step 1: Set up the division.**Divide the numerator of**1**by the denominator of**100**. This will look like the following:**1÷100**.**Step 2: Divide.**Perform the division. If using a calculator, simply divide**1**by**100**. If doing it manually, apply division.**Step 3: Identify the decimal.**The result of the division will be a decimal value. When**1**is divided by**100**, the decimal obtained is**0.01**.