# How do you write the decimal and percent for 8/9?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 10, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

To change this fraction into a decimal you have to divide the numerator by the denominator...

This can be written as

As a percent it can be given as

As it is a recurring decimal, it is necessary to round the answer.

A better form of the answer for a percent is:

This is not rounded at all so it is exact.