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Mathematics: Converting decimals to percents

CONVERTING DECIMALS TO PERCENTS

In this module, you can study how to convert a decimal number to a percent.

The video above shows you how to convert a percent to a decimal number and back again. If you only want to see how to convert a decimal number to a percent, start the video at 5:40.

 

Did you know?

Moving the decimal point two places to the left is the same as dividing by 100.

Moving the decimal point two places to the right is the same as multiplying by 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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