How to convert ratios into fractions and percentages


Here's a reminder of the different ways of representing quantities or proportions and what each means:


A decimal is a way of writing a number that is not whole.


Percent means 'per 100' and it's shown using the symbol %.


A fraction is a part of a whole. There are two numbers to every fraction: the top number of the fraction is called the numerator. The bottom number is called the denominator.

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How to convert between ratios, fractions and percentages