# How do you find the decimal notation of a percent?

Apr 12, 2016

Divide the percentage by $100$

#### Explanation:

When you divide the percentage by $100$, you get the decimal notation.

e.g.

$\frac{100}{100}$$=$$1$ or $1.0$

$\frac{75}{100}$$=$$.75$

$\frac{50}{100}$$=$$.5$ or $.50$

$\frac{25}{100}$$=$$.25$

$\frac{0}{100}$$=$$0$

Multiply the decimal notation by $100$ to get the percentage.