# 2.6 percent as a fraction

### Percent to Fraction Calculator

## How to Convert a Percent to a Fraction - Steps

- Step 1: Write down the percent divided by 100;
- Step 2: If the percent is not a whole number, then multiply both top and bottom by 10 until you get an interger at the numerator.
- Step 3: Simplify (or reduce) the fraction if it is not in the simplest form.

Learn more reading the examples below or use our self-explaining calculator above

## Convert 39 percent to a fraction

39% = ^{39}/_{100} as a fraction

### Step by Step Solution

To convert 39 percent to a fraction follow these steps:

Step 1: Write down the percent divided by 100 like this:

39% = ^{39}/_{100}

Step 2: Multiply both top and bottom by 10 for every number after the decimal point:

As 39 is an integer, we don't have numbers after the decimal point. So,

39/100 = 39/100.

(This fraction is alread reduced, We can't reduce it any further).## What is 125 percent as a fraction?

125% = ^{5}/_{4} = 1^{1}/_{4} as a fraction

### Step by Step Solution

To convert 125 percent to a fraction follow these steps:

Step 1: Write down the percent divided by 100 like this:

125% = ^{125}/_{100}

Step 2: Multiply both top and bottom by 10 for every number after the decimal point:

As 125 is an integer, we don't have numbers after the decimal point. So,

125/100 = 125/100.

Step 3: Simplify (or reduce) the fraction:

^{125}/_{100} = ^{5}/_{4} when reduced to the simplest form.

As the numerator is greater than the denominator, we have an IMPROPER fraction, so we can also express it as a MIXED NUMBER, thus 125/_{100} is also equal to 1 ^{1}/_{4} when expressed as a mixed number.

## Equivalent fraction for 6.25 percent

6.25% = ^{1}/_{16} as a fraction

### Step by Step Solution

To convert 6.25 percent to a fraction follow these steps:

Step 1: Write down the percent divided by 100 like this:

6.25% = ^{6.25}/_{100}

Step 2: Multiply both top and bottom by 10 for every number after the decimal point:

As we have 2 numbers after the decimal point, we multiply both numerator and denominator by 100. So,

6.25/100 = ^{(6.25 x 100)}/_{(100 x 100)} = ^{625}/_{10000}.

Step 3: Simplify (or reduce) the fraction:

^{625}/_{10000} = ^{1}/_{16} when reduced to the simplest form.