# How do you write 24% as a fraction and as a decimal?

Nov 22, 2015

24% = 0.24 = 6/25

#### Explanation:

First, lets make 24% into a decimal by dividing it by $100$
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So 24% = 24/100=0.24
This is your decimal form of 24%.

Note: To turn a decimal into a percent, simply multiply by 100%.
To turn percent into decimal, simply divide by 100

Now for the fraction:
Put the $24$ over $100$ because it is 24% out of 100%
$\frac{24}{100}$ can be simplified to $\frac{6}{25}$ which is your final fraction form.