# What is 125% as a fraction?

A percentage is a fraction of a ratio in which the value of the whole is always 100.

We use fractions to write a part of a whole. Here we have to convert percent to fraction.

## Answer: 125% as a fraction is 5/4

There are three simple steps to convert percent to fraction. Let us look at these three steps in detail below.

**Explanation:**

To change 125% as a fraction, we need to follow the given steps below:

**Step 1:** Append the percent symbol %

**Step 2:** Express the given percent as a fraction by dividing it by 100.

Hence, we can write as 125 / 100

**Step 3:** Reduce the fraction so obtained in its simplest form by dividing numerator and denominator by their HCF.

Now, 125% can be written as 125 / 100

On Simplifying the obtained fraction, we get

125 / 100 = 5 / 4 [ Dividing numerator and denominator by their HCF which is 25 ]

So, 125% as a fraction is 5 / 4.

You can also verify by using a percent to fraction calculator.