### All Algebra 1 Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #4 : How To Find Decimal Equivalent To A Percentage

Fill in the missing information.

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**Correct answer:**

When reading aloud it reads out of , or "four tenths." This "four tenths" as a decimal is literally written .

We could also use the other term given to find our answer. Decimals are found from percentages by moving the decimal point two places to the left. Given , the decimal moved results in .

### Example Question #5 : How To Find Decimal Equivalent To A Percentage

Fill in the missing information.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

When reading aloud it reads out of , or "six tenths." This "six tenths" as a decimal is literally written .

We could also use the other term given to find our answer. Decimals are found from percentages by moving the decimal point two places to the left. Given , the decimal moved results in or .

### Example Question #1 : How To Find Decimal Equivalent To A Percentage

Solve the problem and convert the answer to a percentage.

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**Correct answer:**

. To convert to a percentage, the decimal is moved two places to the right, resulting in .

Alternatively, we would have converted the decimals to percetages from the beginnging. , to do this we started with the decimal numbers given and moved the decimal point to the right two places.

### Example Question #1 : How To Find Decimal Equivalent To A Percentage

Convert this percentage to a decimal.

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**Correct answer:**

Given the percentage , the decimal point must be moved two decimal places to the left, resulting in

This decimal can further be written as fraction,

which when reduced .

Since percentages represent part of a whole, or part of 100, is the final answer.

### Example Question #8 : How To Find Decimal Equivalent To A Percentage

Convert the answer to a decimal.

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**Correct answer:**

First we must solve the problem:

.

Now to convert the percentage to a decimal all we do is move the decimal point two decimal places to the left. In this case, we began with . After moving the decimal point we end up with as our result.

### Example Question #11 : How To Find Decimal Equivalent To A Percentage

Convert to a decimal.

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**Correct answer:**

To convert a percentage to a decimal, we simply move the decimal point two places to the left.

Alternatively, to convert from a decimal to a percentage, we would move the decimal place two decimal places the right.

But in this case, we are going from percentage to a decimal, so starting with , moving the decimal places two places to the left would leave us with

Another way to solve is to divide the percentage by one hundred:

This is our answer.

### Example Question #2981 : Algebra 1

Find the decimal equivalent of the following percent:

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**Correct answer:**

In order to find the decimal equivalent for a percent, all we have to do is divide our percent by 100. We can also move the decimal point to the left two spaces.

### Example Question #13 : How To Find Decimal Equivalent To A Percentage

Find the decimal equivalent for the following percent:

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**Correct answer:**

In order to find the decimal equivalent for a percent, all we have to do is divide our percent by 100. We can also move the decimal point to the left two spaces.

### Example Question #14 : How To Find Decimal Equivalent To A Percentage

Find the decimal equivalent of the following percent:

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**Correct answer:**

In order to find the decimal equivalent for a percent, all we have to do is divide our percent by 100. We can also move the decimal point to the left two spaces.

### Example Question #51 : Decimals And Percentage

Find the decimal equivalent of the following percent:

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**Correct answer:**

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