## anonymous 4 years ago Can someone show me how to convert 54/125 into a percent?

1. anonymous

${54 \over 125} = {x \over 100}$

2. phi

divide 125 into 54 to change the fraction into a decimal. then move the decimal 2 digits to the right. by calculator, or using the google search window 54/125 = 0.432 move the decimal point 2 digits to the right 043.2 which means 43.2% using long division |dw:1328059901297:dw|