Convert 3/5 to a percentage. So to turn the denominator from a 5 to a 100, what do we have to multiply by? Well 5×20=100, so we can multiply the top and bottom of the fraction by 20: Now we have the answer:

**60 %**.In this manner, what is the percentage for 3 2?

Common Fractions with Decimal and Percent Equivalents

Fraction | Decimal | Percent |
---|---|---|

1/2 | 0.5 | 50% |

1/3 | 0.333… | 33.333…% |

2/3 | 0.666… | 66.666…% |

1/4 | 0.25 | 25% |

How do I find out what percentage one number is of another?

If you want to know what

**percent**A is of B, you simple divide A by B, then take that**number**and move the decimal place two spaces to the right. That's your**percentage**! To use the calculator, enter two**numbers**to calculate the**percentage**the first is of the second by clicking Calculate**Percentage**.