Decimal to Percent

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Conversion of decimal into percentage tool converts the decimal into the percentage form. This tool adapts step by step method for conversion. For the conversion of decimal into percent two important methods are always followed which are described below:-

1.    One method is :- MULTIPY THE NUMBER WITH 100
       In this method we simply multiply the number with 100 and put a percentage sign 
       For example:
       A.    Convert 0.58 to percent
       0.58= 0.58*100 = 58%

 
2.   One method is :- MOVE THE DECIMAL POINT TO TWO PLACES TOWARDS THE RIGHT
      This is the simplest way to convert decimal to percent. In this we just shift the decimal point two places towards          the right. The percentage sign is also put at the end.
       For example:
A.    Convert 0.78 to percent
       0.78= 0.78 7.8 =78 = 78%
 

Question 1:- Convert 0.873 into percent.

Solution: STEP 1: Multiply the number 0.873 with 100, that is 0.873*100= 87.3

=> STEP 2: Put the percentage sign at the end to show it is per 100.

=> Therefore, now 87.3%

=> Hence, 0.873= 87.3%

Alternative solution:

=> The other method to convert is to move the decimal points two places towards the right which is done in the following way:

=> 0.873= 8.73/10 = 87.3/100 = 87.3 %

=> Now, put percentage sign at the end. Thus 0.873= 87.3%
 

Question 2. Convert 0.904 into percentage

Solution: Converting 0.904 into percent

=> STEP 1: Multiply the number by 100

=> 0.904*100= 90.4

=> STEP 2: Attach the percentage sign to it

=> Therefore, 90.4%

=> Hence, 0.904= 90.4%



 

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