# 1/5 is What Percent of 20?

A decimal number can be defined as a number whose whole number part and the fractional part is separated by a decimal point

## Answer: 1/5 is 1 percent of 20.

In order to find out 1/5 is what percent of 20, we divide 1/5 by 20/100

**Explanation:**

Now, we know that 20/100 is the same as 1/5 (lowest form)

i.e, 20/100 = 1/5

Thus,1/5 divided by 20/100 = 1

Therefore, 1/5 is 1 percent of 20.