# Converting to Percentages, page 2

## What is a decimal?

A decimal is a system of numbers based on ten. It uses a point, called a decimal point, to separate the whole number from parts less than one. For example, in 0.75, the number represents three-quarters.

## What is a fraction?

A fraction shows how many parts of a certain size there are. It consists of a numerator (above the line) and a denominator (below the line). For example, in 2/3, it means two out of three equal parts.

## What is a mixed fraction?

A mixed fraction combines a whole number and a fraction. It shows a quantity more than one but not a round number. For example, 3 1/2 means three and a half.

## What is a percentage?

A percentage expresses a number as a fraction of 100. It's denoted by the "%" symbol. So, 50% means fifty out of every hundred.

$\frac{18}{20}$
What is 18/20 as a percent?

Find the percent of 18/20 by dividing and then multiplying.

$\frac{7}{8}$
What is 7/8 as a percent?

Convert 7/8 to percent by dividing and then multiplying by 100.

$\frac{1}{6}$
What is 1/6 as a percent?

Divide 1/6 to get a decimal, then multiply to find the percent.

$0.4$
What is 0.4 as a percent?

Turn 0.4 into its percent form by multiplying by 100.

$\frac{14}{20}$
What is 14/20 as a percent?

Get the percent of 14/20 by dividing and then multiplying.

$\frac{5}{6}$
What is 5/6 as a percent?

Convert 5/6 to percent by first dividing, then multiplying.

$\frac{7}{10}$
What is 7/10 as a percent?

Divide 7/10 to get a decimal, then multiply for the percent.

$\frac{20}{25}$
What is 20/25 as a percent?

Convert 20/25 to decimal by dividing, then find its percent.

$0.2$
What is 0.2 as a percent?

0.2 as a percent is simply 0.2 multiplied by 100.

$\frac{1}{2}$
What is 1/2 as a percent?

Divide 1/2 to get a decimal, then multiply by 100 for the percent.

$\frac{13}{20}$
What is 13/20 as a percent?

Divide the fraction 13/20 and then express it as a percent.

$\frac{4}{6}$
What is 4/6 as a percent?

Divide 4/6 to get a decimal, then multiply to get the percent.