Converting a Fraction to a Percent
Do the following steps to convert a fraction to a percent:
For example: Convert 4/5 to a percent.
- Divide the numerator of the fraction by the denominator (e.g. 4 ÷ 5=0.80)
- Multiply by 100 (Move the decimal point two places to the right) (e.g. 0.80*100 = 80)
- Round the answer to the desired precision.
- Follow the answer with the % sign (e.g. 80%)
What Percent Does the Fraction Represent?
Determine the answer to the nearest whole number.