# How do you write #3/8# in percentage?

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Nov 17, 2016

#### Explanation:

A fraction can be changed to a percent in different ways.

- Make an equivalent fraction with the denominator 100

- Divide the numerator by the denominator to get a decimal, then write as a fraction with a denominator of 100.

Two decimal places represent hundredths

- Multiply the fraction by 100%

Note than

The value is not changed, only the way it is written.