Are you preparing for any serious tests!!! Here you can get the main idea of Conversion of Decimal into Percentage. We can hear about decimals and percentages in our daily lives, like students can see about percentages in their results or in any other competitive exams. In this worksheet on Decimal to Percentage, we can see get a detailed explanation of the Conversion of Decimal into Percentage which helps students to prepare for their examinations.

First, we will get to know about Decimal and the Percentage. Here Decimal means a number that contains a decimal point, the dot in between the number is known as a decimal point. And Percentage refers to per hundred which is used to share the amount or any other thing in terms of hundred. The percentage can be represented in the % symbol.

## Converting Decimal into Percentage

To convert a Decimal into a Percentage, First, we will multiply by 100, and then we will add the percent symbol %. And we also have a shortcut to convert from a Decimal into a Percentage by moving the decimal point two places to the right and then we will add the percent symbol %. Here in the below, we can see some of the examples of converting a decimal into a percentage.

1. Convert the following Decimal into Percentage:

(i) 0.6

(ii) 2.2

(iii) 3.1

## Solution:

(i) 0.6

Here we will multiply the given decimal number by 100,

= 0.6 × 100

then we will add the percent symbol, so the result will be

= 60 %

(ii) 2.2

Here we will multiply the given decimal number by 100,

= 2.2 × 100

then we will add the percent symbol, and the result will be

= 220 %

(iii) 3.1

Here we will multiply the given decimal number by 100,

= 3.1 × 100

then we will add the percent symbol, so the result will be

= 310 %

2. Show 1.6 as a percent.

## Solution:

The given decimal number is

1.6

we will multiply the given decimal number by 100,

= 1.6× 100

then we will add the percent symbol, and the result will be

= 160%.

3. Pick up the following which expresses Decimal as Percentage:

0.325

a) 325%

b) 32.5%

c) 3.25%

d) 0.0325%

## Solution:

The given decimal number is

0.325

we will multiply the given decimal number by 100,

= 0.325× 100

then we will add the percent symbol, so the result will be

= 32.5%.

So, option b is correct.

4. What will be 14 percent in 35?

## Solution:

Given 14 percent in 35, which means

14/35 × 100

on solving we will get, so the result will be

40%.

5. 25 is what percent of 125?

## Solution:

Given 25 percent in 125, which means

25/125 × 100

on solving we will get, so the result will be

20%.

6. Express 1.25/50%

## Solution:

Given 1.25/50%

1.25/50 × 100

on solving we will get, so the result will be

2.5%.

7. Convert 0.225 as a percentage

## Solution:

The given decimal number is

0.225

we will multiply the given decimal number by 100,

= 0.225× 100

then we will add the percent symbol, so the result will be

=22.5%.

8. What percentage of 6 rupees is 50 paise?

## Solution:

Given 6 rupees,

As we know 1 rupee= 100 paise,

So 6 rupees= 6×100= 600 paise,

therefore the percent is

= 50×100/600

on solving, we will get the result as

= 8.33%.

9. What percent will be a two dollar is a quarter?

## Solution:

Given two dollar, and a quarter which equals 25

As we know 1 dollar = 100 cents and 2 dollars = 2×100

which is equal to 200 cents, then

25/200 on simplifying we will get 0.125

know, we to get percent we will multiply 100

0.125×100= 12.5%.