# How do you convert .625 into a percent and fraction?

Mar 15, 2018

0.625=62.5%=5/8

#### Explanation:

To convert 0.625 in to fraction let us expand it by place value

$0.625 = 0 + \frac{6}{10} + \frac{2}{100} + \frac{5}{1000}$

= $\frac{625}{1000}$

= $\frac{125 \times 5}{125 \times 8}$

= $\frac{5}{8}$

For converting it into percentage, just multiply by $100$

i.e. 0.625=0.625xx100%=62.5%

Mar 15, 2018

.625 equals to 62.5%# or $\frac{625}{1000} = \frac{5}{8}$

#### Explanation:

For the percentage, simply multiply the number by 100.
For the fraction, dividing by 100, 1000 or 10 000 will move the decimal point by 2, 3 or 4 digits so you can play around with that to get a fraction.