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Rule 29: Converting Percentages to Fractions

**Recall that . To convert a
percentage to a fraction, simply convert 1% to . To convert a
percentage to a decimal, simply convert 1% to .01.
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**Example 1:** Convert to a fraction.

**Answer.** can be written which in turn can be written . Multiply the two fractions using the multiplication rule to get

**Example 2:** Convert to a decimal.

**Answer.** can be written

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Work the following problems and click on Answer if you want to check the answer or review the solutions.

**Problem 1:** Convert to a fraction, to a decimal.
**Answer.**

**Problem 2:** Convert to a fraction, to a decimal.

**Answer.**

**Problem 3:** Convert to a fraction, to a decimal.

**Answer.**

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