# How do you convert 1/6 into a percent and decimal?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 6, 2017

#### Answer:

See below

#### Explanation:

Let's convert to decimal first, and I'll explain why later.

To convert

(That's what the fraction is showing; a fraction = numerator

So that is

(

Note that *per* in percent means *each* and *100*.

Therefore, percentage is just the quantity out of

So, multiply the decimal form of