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anonymous

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(Question screenshot in comments) I found out the percent but didn't see that it was a negative fraction, and I can't find anything that explain how to convert negative fractions to decimal/percents. Someone help ??

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  1. anonymous
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  2. freckles
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    just bring over the negative

  3. freckles
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    convert 9/20 to a a decimal then bring over the negative sign

  4. freckles
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    covert 9/20 to a percent then bring over the negative sign

  5. anonymous
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    What do you mean by "bring over" ? as in just add a negative sign to the percent ??

  6. freckles
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    yes the number is negative the decimal is therefore negative the percent is therefore negative

  7. freckles
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    example: -a/100=-a%

  8. anonymous
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    sorry, thanks! it's been a while considering summer so I kind of have to refresh my math lingo, heh.

  9. freckles
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    that is just 3 different ways to represent the same number if you don't put the negative sign on the other two values you are changing the value

  10. freckles
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    another example: \[-\frac{1}{4}=-.25=-25 \%\]

  11. nonopro
    • one year ago
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