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What is 18% as a fraction?
Percent means per hundred or for every hundred. We represent it as %.
Answer: 18% as a fraction is 9/50
There are three simple steps to convert percent to fraction. Let us look at these three steps below.
The steps are:
Step 1: Drop the percent symbol %
Step 2: Divide it by 100
Step 3: Reduce the fraction so obtained.
Now, 18% = 18/100
Simplifying this, we get
18/100 = 9/50
Therefore, 18% as a fraction is 9/50