^{12}/_{20} = ?% How much is 12 out of 20 written as a percent value? The fraction (ratio) converted to percentage

^{12}/_{20 } as a percent value (as a percentage)

Detailed calculations below

Fractions: brief introduction

A fraction consists of two numbers and the fraction bar:

^{12}/_{20 }

The number above the fraction bar is the numerator: 12

The number under the fraction bar is the denominator: 20

To get the fraction's value, divide the numerator by the denominator:

The value = 12 ÷ 20

Percent, p%: short introduction

'Percent (%)' means 'out of one hundred':

p% = p 'out of one hundred',

p% = ^{p}/_{100} = p ÷ 100.

How to convert a fraction to a percentage:

1) Calculate the value of the fraction.

2) Multiply this number by 100.

3) Add the percent sign %

Convert the fraction to a percentage

1. Calculate the value of the fraction.

To get the fraction's value, divide the numerator by the denominator:

^{12}/_{20} =

12 ÷ 20 =

0.6

A quick note:

^{100}/_{100} = 100 ÷ 100 = 100% = 1

Multiply a number by the fraction ^{100}/_{100} ... and its value doesn't change.

n × ^{100}/_{100} = n × 1 = n, any number n

2. The calculation of the percentage:

0.6 =

0.6 × ^{100}/_{100} =

^{(0.6 × 100)}/_{100} =

^{60}/_{100} =

60%

The answer:

^{12}/_{20 } = 60%

Divide the numerator by the denominator, multiply the result by 100 and add the percent sign %

The symbols used: % percent, ÷ division, × multiplication, = the equal sign, / the fraction bar, ≈ approximately the same. Writing numbers: comma ',' - as a thousands separator, point '.' as a decimal mark.

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