# What is 2/8 as a percentage?

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

## Answer: 2/8 is equivalent to 1/4 or 25%.

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

**Explanation:**

To find the percent of a fraction, we have to find the number of parts that would be shaded out of 100.

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

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