# How do you write .24 in percent form?

Sep 30, 2016

0.24=24%

#### Explanation:

A fraction $x = \frac{a}{b}$, whether written as a ratio of two integers or written in decimal operation can be written in percentage form as

x xx100% or a/bxx100%

Hence 0.24=0.24xx100%=24%

Oct 4, 2016

24%

#### Explanation:

Another way of writing 0.24 is: $\frac{2}{10} + \frac{4}{100}$

Write as: $\left[\frac{2}{10} \textcolor{m a \ge n t a}{\times 1}\right] + \frac{4}{100}$

But write 1 as $\frac{10}{10}$ giving:

$\text{ } \left[\frac{2}{10} \textcolor{m a \ge n t a}{\times \frac{10}{10}}\right] + \frac{4}{100}$

$\text{ "[20/100]" "+""4/100" " =" } \frac{24}{100}$

but $\frac{24}{100}$ is another way of writing 24%

so 0.24-=24%" "larr The $\equiv$ means equivalent to