Converting to Percentages, page 3

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.

$\frac{5}{7}$
What is 5/7 as a percent?

Divide 5/7 to get a decimal, then multiply to get the percent.

$0.5$
What is 0.5 as a percent?

Convert 0.5 to percent by multiplying by 100.

$\frac{10}{12}$
What is 10/12 as a percent?

Convert 10/12 to decimal by dividing, then multiply to get percent.

$\frac{11}{12}$
What is 11/12 as a percent?

To convert 11/12 to percent, divide and then multiply by 100.

$\frac{11}{20}$
What is 11/20 as a percent?

Divide the fraction 11/20 and then express it as a percent.

$\frac{7}{5}$
What is 7/5 as a percent?

Convert 7/5 to a decimal by dividing, then multiply for the percent.

$\frac{7}{20}$
What is 7/20 as a percent?

First divide 7/20, then multiply by 100 to get the percent.

$\frac{7}{9}$
What is 7/9 as a percent?

Find the decimal form of 7/9, then convert it to a percent.

$\frac{9}{10}$
What is 9/10 as a percent?

To get the percent of 9/10, divide and then multiply by 100.

$0.08$
What is 0.08 as a percent?

Find the percent form of 0.08 by multiplying by 100.

$\frac{20}{24}$
What is 20/24 as a percent?

Find the percent of 20/24 by dividing and then multiplying.

$\frac{3}{20}$
What is 3/20 as a percent?

Divide 3/20 to get its decimal, then multiply to get the percent.