# 15.9 percent as a fraction

Here you will see step by step solution to convert 15.9 percent into fraction. 15.9 percent as a fraction is 159/1000. Please check the explanation that how to write 15.9% as a fraction.

## Answer: 15.9% as a fraction is

= 159/1000

### How to convert 15.9 percent to fraction?

To convert the 15.9% as a fraction form simply divide the number by 100 and simplify the fraction by finding GCF. If given number is in decimal form then multiply numerator and denominator by 10^n and simplify it as much as possible.

#### How to write 15.9% as a fraction?

Follow these easy steps to convert 15.9% into fraction-

Given number is => 15.9

• Write down the 15.9 in a percentage form like this:
• 15.9% = 15.9/100
• Since, 15.9 is not a whole number, now we need multiply numerator and denominator by 10^n, n = decimal points in number. [n=1]
• => 15.9 × 10/100 × 10 = 159/1000
• We also need to check to simplify the fraction.
• Greatest common factor [GCF] of 159 and 1000 is 1, so this is the simplest form is 159/1000.
• Conclusion: 15.9% = 159/1000

Therefore, the 15.9 percent as a fraction, final answer is 159/1000.