42.6/50 = ?% How much is 42.6 out of 50 written as a percent value? The fraction (ratio) converted to percentage

42.6/50 as a percent value (as a percentage)

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Fractions: brief introduction

A fraction consists of two numbers and the fraction bar:


42.6/50


The number above the fraction bar is the numerator: 42.6


The number under the fraction bar is the denominator: 50


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


The value = 42.6 ÷ 50


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 the calculated value of the fraction by 100/100.


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:

42.6/50 =


42.6 ÷ 50 =


0.852


A quick note:

100/100 = 100 ÷ 100 = 100% = 1


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


By multiplying a number by the fraction 100/100,
we change only the form of the result, not the result.


n × 100/100 = n × 1 = n, any number n


2. The calculation of the percentage:

Multiply the calculated value of the fraction by 100/100

0.852 =


0.852 × 100/100 =


(0.852 × 100)/100 =


85.2/100 =


85.2%

The answer (scroll down)...

42.6/50 = 85.2%

In conclusion:
(1) Divide the numerator by the denominator (2) Multiply the result by 100 and (3) 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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