# How do you write percentages in formal writing?

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## How do you write percentages in formal writing?

When a percentage is written as a word, it should be followed by percent When a percentage is written as a numeral, it should be followed by the % sign.

## How do you write a number as a percent?

To convert a number into percent multiple it by 100 and then add the percent sign. These examples convert the numbers 23 and 158 to percents. To convert a number with a decimal into percent, multiply it by 100 and add the percent sign.

## What is 1 as a percentage?

Example ValuesPercentDecimalFraction1%0.011/1005%0.051/2010%0.11/1012½%0.1251/812

## What is 3 as a decimal?

Percent to decimal conversion tablePercentDecimal2%0.023%0.034%0.045%0.0520

## What number is 15% of 100?

0.15

## How do you write 7/20 as a percentage?

Written as a percent, 720 is 35% .

## How do you write 7/20 as a decimal?

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## What is 1 in 50 as a percentage?

2%

## What is 3 over 20 as a decimal?

0.15 is a decimal and 15/100 or 15% is the percentage for 3/20.

## What is 3 100 as a decimal?

0.03 is a decimal and 3/100 or 3% is the percentage for 3/100.

## How do you write 20 as a decimal?

Therefore, to get 20 as a decimal, all you have to do is divide 20 by 100 like so:20 ÷ 100 = 0.2.20.01 as a Decimal.

## What is 3/20 as a percentage?

15%

## What is 1 out of 20 as a percentage?

5%

## What is 2 out of 20 as a percentage?

10%

## How do you write 9/20 as a percentage?

That is 18/40, or 9/20. Write 9/20 as a percent. Use equivalent fractions: 9/20 = 45/100 = 45%.

## What is 3 9 as a decimal?

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## What is 9 over 20 as a decimal?

0.45 is a decimal and 45/100 or 45% is the percentage for 9/20.