15 Percent as a fraction in simplest form
Percent is a part or a portion out of 100. Fraction is a numerical value that represents a part of a whole.
Answer: 15% is expressed as 3/20 as a fraction.
There are three simple steps to convert a percentage to a fraction. Let us look at these three steps given below.
The steps are:
Step 1: Drop the percent symbol %
Step 2: Divide it by 100
Step 3: Reduce the fraction thus obtained.
Now, 15% = 15/100
Simplifying this, we get
15/100 = 3/20
Therefore, 15% as a fraction in its simplest form is expressed as 3/20.