# What is 55% 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: 55% can be represented as 11/20 in fractional form.

Let's understand the solution in detail.

**Explanation:**

To represent 55% as a fraction, we will follow the given steps:

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

Hence, we write it as 55/100.

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

Now, 55% can be written as 55 / 100.

On simplifying the above fraction:

55 / 100 = 11 / 20 [Dividing numerator and denominator by their greatest common factor, that is 5.]

### Therefore, 55% can be represented as 11/20 in fractional form.

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