# 1 is what percent of 5?

##### 2 Answers

#### Explanation:

To calculate the percentage, we use the formula:

Multiply both sides by

#### Explanation:

Percent, fractions and decimals are all different ways of showing the same value. They are interchangeable.

"What percent is 1 out of 5?"

**One way to find a percent:**

find an equivalent fraction with a denominator of 100.

**A second way to find a percent:**

**A third way to find a percent:**

(the third method is the easiest if the denominator is a prime number or has a factor of 3, 7, 11 and so on)