# How do you write 2/7 as a percentage?

A percentage is a number or ratio that represents a fraction of 100.

## Answer: 2/7 in terms of percentage is written as 28.57% approximately.

Let's write 2/7 as a percentage.

**Explanation:**

To convert a fraction x/y in terms of percentage multiply it with 100, i.e, (x/y) × 100

Hence, 2/7 in terms of percentage will be (2/7) × 100

= 0.2857 × 100 (since 2/7 = 0.2857... using long division)

= 28.57%