# How do you write 99% as a fraction?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 17, 2016

#### Explanation:

Percentages are basically numbers out of 100.

99% would basically be 99 out of 100, or 99 over 100.

Thus, we express it in fraction as

Furthermore, as there are no common factors between 99 and 100, the fraction cannot be simplified anymore, and we leave it as