# How Is a Decimal Related to a Percent?

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Decimals may be tenths, hundredths, thousandths and other fractions while percent refers to all hundreds or hundredths. However a percent can also be in decimal form for example 0.5%,35.9% and other related examples.
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 The decimal and percent forms of numbers are related by moving the decimal point two places to the left to convert a percent into decimal form. i.e.: 10.00% = .10 00 http://wiki.answers.com/Q/How+is+a+decimal+and+per...
 To start with you would multiply your decimal by 100 so for example if your decimal was .25, multiplying by 100 moves the decimal point two places so you then have 25%. http://answers.ask.com/Reference/Dictionaries/how_...
 A single decimal number following the decimal point is a fraction of 10, thus 0.8 means 8/10. If there are two decimal numbers it means a fraction of 100, thus 0.84 means 84/100. http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=201201...
 1. Write down the percentage without the percent sign. As an example, take 27.3% and write 27.3. 2. Move the decimal point two places to the left. In this example, 27.3 would become http://www.ehow.com/how_2365020_change-percents-de...
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