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Mathematics: Converting between decimals, fractions and percents

CONVERTING BETWEEN DECIMALS, FRACTIONS AND PERCENTS

In this module, you can study how to change a fraction into a decimal number or a percent.  You can also study how to change from a decimal number to a fraction or a percent, or from a percent to a fraction or a decimal number. 

 

The video above shows you how to represent a percent as a fraction and a decimal.

 

The video above shows you how to represent a fraction as a decimal number and as a percent.

Did you know?

Percentages can be larger than 100%.


Study and practice

HOW TO USE A BASIC CALCULATOR

The video explains how to use basic calculator functions and provides examples.

 

0.00 min      addition (+), subtraction (-), multiply (x), divide (÷)

1.19 min      decimal point
2.43 min      C, CE and backspace
4.19 min      square, square root & fractions
6.17 min      percentage (%)

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