# What is 0.05 as a percent?

We have to convert a decimal number to percent.

## Answer: 0.05 as a percent is 5 %

Here, we will express the decimal number 0.05 as a percent.

**Explanation:**

To convert a number to a percentage, multiply it by 100.

Therefore,. To write 0.05 as a percent, multiply 0.05 by 100.

This gives 0.05 × 100 = 5

Append % symbol in the product obtained. So, 0.05 as a percent is 5 %.

We can write in just two steps to calculate any decimal into a percent.

Step 1: Write the given decimal in a fraction form.

Step 2: Multiply the obtained fraction with 100.

You can use Cuemath's Decimal to Percent Calculator to verify your answer.