# SOLUTION: How do you convert percents into decimals and decimals into percents?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on percentage Question 58440: How do you convert percents into decimals and decimals into percents?Answer by venugopalramana(3286)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!How do you convert percents into decimals and decimals into percents? PERCENT MEANS PER HUNDRED 60% MEANS 60/100...SO SIMPLY DIVIDE THE GIVEN PERCENTAGE WITH HUNDRED. IF IT IS TO BE PUT IN DECIMAL ,SIMPLY SHIFT THE DECIMAL FROM ITS PRESENT POSITION 2 PLACES TO THE LEFT. 60% = 60/100 = 60.0/100= 0.600 = 0.6 SAME WAY 3% = 3/100 = 3.00/100 = 0.03