# How do you convert 3/2 to a percentage?

Aug 18, 2016

150/100 = 150%

#### Explanation:

A percent can be written as a fraction with a denominator of 100.

3/2 xx50/50 = 150/100 = 150%

If the denominator is not a factor of $100$, then you multiply the fraction by 100%

3/2 xx 100% = 150%
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Other examples:

21/36 xx 100% =58.3%

25/35 xx100% = 71.4%

Hope this helps.