# Fraction to percent conversion

Enter fraction:
Percent result:
Calculation:

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## How to convert fraction to percent

For example, in order to get a decimal fraction, 3/4 is expanded to 75/100 by multiplying the numerator by 25 and denominator by 25:

 3 = 3×25 = 75 × 100% = 75% 4 4×25 100

Other method is to do long division of 3 divided by 4.

#### Fraction to Percent

Percent and fractions are usually used in our daily life to relate and compare quantity. For example, we use percentage or percent to rank in class, comparing marks and performance. In simple words, the percent is a way of expressing a fraction of 100 by number.This online calculator converts a percent to a fraction. If the percent value is greater than 100% it is converted into a mixed number fraction. Enter percents to convert them into fractions. The number you enter can also have decimal places as in 3.5% or 0.625%.

#### Fraction to percentage method

The method to change a fraction to a percent is as follows:

1. Divide the numerator by denominator.

2. Take the result and multiply by 100.

3. The result is the fraction as a percent.

And thats it! While this is fairly straight forward for simple fractions, like 1/2, which can be done by hand and checked using this fraction to percent calculator, more complex fractions can be converted conveniently by this calculator.

#### Fraction to percentage formula

"Well thats all well and good, Mr Word Problem", we hear you say, "but what about the fraction to percent formula? Don't you think that would be a bit more useful?" Well, since you feel so strongly about the topic, here it is for you:

n/d * 100 = p

where, n is the numerator, d is the denominator, and p is the percentage (as a percentage!).

In most cases when working with fractions, we want to simplify the fraction. When using the convert fraction to percent calculator, simplification is not necessary.

Two Steps to Convert a Fraction to a Percent

Use division to convert the fraction to a decimal:

1/4 = 1 ÷ 4 = 0.25

Multiply by 100 to get percent value:

0.25 × 100 = 25%

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