# How do you write 120% as a fraction?

Jun 11, 2017

$1.2$ is the decimal, $1 \frac{1}{5}$ will be the fraction

#### Explanation:

$1.$ We can convert the percentage to a fraction, by dividing by $100$, which leaves us with $1.2$

$2.$ We split the value into two parts, $1$ and $0.2$.

$3.$ $1$ is just $1$ as a fraction

$4.$ $0.2$ is equivalent to $\frac{1}{5}$

$5.$ Together, it is $1 \frac{1}{5}$