## anonymous 3 years ago 1.25% as a fraction

1. anonymous

$\frac{ 125 }{ 100 }=\frac{ 5 }{ }$

2. anonymous

5/4

3. anonymous

Percent is a fraction of 100. So divide 1.25/100 then probably simplify as best you can.

4. anonymous

$1 \frac{ 1 }{ 4 }$ because there are 4 quarters in a dollar and .25 i one quarter so 1 1/4

5. anonymous

Okay, you guys are all talking about 125% One hundred and twenty five percent. She's asking about one point twenty five percent. 125=/=1.25

6. anonymous

$\frac{1.25}{100} times 4=\frac{5}{400}=\frac{1}{80}$

7. anonymous

its $\frac{ 1.25 }{ 100 }=\frac{ 0.05 }{ 4 }$

8. anonymous

That is accurate. But you don't usually mix decimals with fractions.

9. anonymous

well it is fine or you could do it the way that i did it i learned how to do this in 2nd grade

10. anonymous

Yes. ashlynn143, the only problem is your solution is wrong.