# What is 2/8 as a percentage?

Percent means a part or a portion out of hundred. It is represented by the symbol %.

## Answer: 2/8 as a percentage is expressed as 25%.

In other words, we can say that percent is the ratio calculated out of 100 or a fraction with the denominator as 100.

**Explanation:**

To express a fraction as a percentage, we multiply the fraction by 100.

So, let us express (2/8) as a percentage:

Multiply 2/8 by 100 that is (2/8) × 100 = (1/4) × 100 = 25%