What is 30% as a fraction in the lowest terms?
Answer: 30% can be represented as 3/10 in the lowest form.
Let's understand the solution in detail.
To represent 30% as a fraction, we follow the steps below:
Step 1: Represent the given number in percentage as a fraction by dividing it by 100.
Hence, we write it as 30/100.
Step 2: Simplify the fraction by using common factors of numerator and denominator.
Now, 30% can be written as 30/100.
On Simplifying the obtained fraction, we get
30/100 = 3/10 [ Dividing numerator and denominator by their common factor that is 10 ]
Therefore, 30% can be represented as 3/10 in the lowest form.