1. Divide the percentage by 100 to convert from a percentage to a decimal. For example, if you have 40 percent, divide 40 by 100 to get 0.4. 2. Divide 1 by the percentage expressed
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Percents are a way to express parts of a one whole thing. We can think of 50 percent as half of a whole thing and 25 percent as a quarter. It is much harder to look at a ratio and
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just turn the ratio into a fraction and divide the numerator by the denominator(top divided by bottom)
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1. Change a percent to a decimal. Change a percent to a decimal. Move the decimal point two places to the left. In a percent, the decimal point would come at the end of the last number
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