# Rule 29: Converting Percentages to Fractions

Recall that . To convert a percentage to a fraction, simply convert 1% to . To convert a percentage to a decimal, simply convert 1% to .01.

Example 1: Convert to a fraction.

Answer. can be written which in turn can be written . Multiply the two fractions using the multiplication rule to get

Example 2: Convert to a decimal.

Answer. can be written

### If you would like to review more examples, click on Example. Work the following problems and click on Answer if you want to check the answer or review the solutions.

Problem 1: Convert to a fraction, to a decimal.

Problem 2: Convert to a fraction, to a decimal.

Problem 3: Convert to a fraction, to a decimal.

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