Jason Yuhas

2021-12-18

How do you convert 5% into a fraction and decimal?

Shannon Hodgkinson

Expert

5% as a fraction is:$\frac{5}{100}$ or $\frac{1}{20}$
5% as a decimal is: 0.05.

Dawn Neal

Expert

$\frac{5}{100}$ or $\frac{1}{20}$ is a fraction, and 0.05 is a decimal.

nick1337

Expert

"Percent" or "%" means "out of 100" or "per 100".

It means that 5% can be written as $\frac{5}{100}=\frac{1}{20}$

$\frac{1}{20}=0.05$

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