5 out of 8 is what percent?
A fraction is a relationship between a part and a whole, whereas, a percent means a part or a portion out of hundred.
Answer: 5 out of 8 can be expressed as 62.5%.
Let us understand the conversion of a fraction to a percentage.
5 out of 8 can be written as 5/8
To convert a fraction to a percentage, we multiply the given fraction by 100 and add a % symbol to it.
5/8 × 100
= 500/8 %
= 62.5 %