Comparing fractions and %

Changing percentages to decimals using fractions

How to convert percentages to decimals with fractions.

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Changing percentages to decimals using fractions

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.