Changing percentages to decimals using fractions
How to convert percentages to decimals with fractions.
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Quick tips for tutors
• N2/L1.3 Recognise equivalences between common fractions, percentages and decimals (eg 50% = ½ or 0.25 = 1/4) and use these to find part or whole-number quantities.
• Step-by-step explanation of how to work out the equivalence between fractions, decimals and percentages, starting from percentages.