# Ratios & Percentages

### Topics

## Introduction to :

Twenty-five percent means twenty-five out of one hundred. When you reduce that fraction, it simplifies to .

To convert a percent to a fraction, place the percent number over 100, and reduce the fraction.

#### Converting Percents to Fractions Example 1

#### Converting Percents to Fractions Example 2

#### Converting Percents to Fractions Example 3

#### Converting Percents to Fractions Example 4

If you have a percent with a decimal in it, it may be easier to first convert the percent to a decimal, then decimal to a fraction. |

#### Converting Percents to Fractions Exercise 1

Write 37% as a fraction in lowest terms.

#### Converting Percents to Fractions Exercise 2

Write 125% as a fraction in lowest terms.

#### Converting Percents to Fractions Exercise 3

Write 8% as a fraction in lowest terms.

#### Converting Percents to Fractions Exercise 4

Write 10.5% as a fraction in lowest terms.

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