# What is 2% as a Fraction in Simplest Form?

Fractions are numbers that have two parts- a numerator and a denominator. They have many applications and are very useful in calculations.

## Answer: 2% can be represented as 1/50 in fractional form.

Let's understand the solution in detail.

**Explanation:**

To represent 2% as a fraction, follow the given steps:

**Step 1:** We represent the given number as a fraction by dividing it by 100.

Hence, we write it as 2/100.

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

Now, 2% can be written as 2 / 100.

On simplifying the above fraction:

2 / 100 = 1 / 50 [Dividing numerator and denominator by their greatest common factor, that is 2]

### Therefore, 2% can be represented as 1/50 in fractional form.

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