What is 3% as Decimal?


Question: What is 3% as decimal?

decimal number can be defined as a number whose whole number part and the fractional part is separated by a decimal point

Percentage is a fraction or a ratio in which the value of whole is always 100

Answer: 3% as a decimal is 0.03

In general, x% is represented as x/100

Explanation:

In order to find out 3 percent as a decimal, we divide 3 by 100

=> 3/100 = 0.03

Dividing 3 by 100 gives us 0.03

Thus, 3% as a decimal is 0.03