Convert the following fraction to a percentage and decimal: → | 384 |

2690 |

This is also written as

Percentage = | Numerator * 100 |

Denominator |

Percentage = | 384 * 100 |

2690 |

Percentage = | 38400 |

2690 |

Percentage = 14.2751%

Now we need to calculate the decimal version of the percentage:

The decimal version of a percentage is just the percentage divided by 100.

Dividing by 100 is the same as shifting the decimal point 2 places to the left.

Shifting 14.2751 one decimal place to the left, we get --> 1.42751

Shifting 1.42751 another decimal place to the left, we get --> 0.1428

A terminating decimal is one that ends and does not repeat

Since the decimals 8 does not repeat, this