# What is 12% as a fraction?

A Fraction can be a portion or section of any quantity out of a whole, where, the whole can be any number, a specific value, or a thing. All fractions consist of a numerator and a denominator.

## Answer: 12% can be represented as 3/25 as a fraction.

Let's understand the solution in detail.

**Explanation:**

To represent 12% as a fraction, we follow the steps below:

**Step 1:** Express the given number in percentage as a fraction by dividing it by 100.

Hence, we can write 12% as 12/100.

**Step 2:** Simplify the fraction by using common factors of numerator and denominator.

Now, 12% can be written as 12/100.

On Simplifying the obtained fraction, we get

12/100 = 3/25 [ Dividing numerator and denominator by their common factor 4 ]

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