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Mathematics: Converting fractions to percents

CONVERTING FRACTIONS TO PERCENTS

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

 

The video above shows you how to convert a fraction to a decimal and then to a percent.

 

Did you know?

To convert a fraction to a percent, use a two step process.

Step 1.

Convert the fraction to a decimal. (Use a calculator.)

= ?     1 ÷ 4 = 0.25

 

Step 2.

Convert the decimal to a percent (x by 100)

0.25 x 100 = 25%

 

Practice and study

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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