How do you convert 5/12 into a decimal and percent?

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May 21, 2016

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#5//12# as a decimal is 0,4167

#5//12# as a percentage is 41,67%

Explanation:

to turn a common fraction into a decimal fraction, divide the numerator by the denominator

divide 5 by 12

the answer is 0,416666666666....

to turn #5//12# into a percentage, multiply the fraction by #100//1#

so

#5//12# x #100//1#

0,4167 x 100 = 41,67 %

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