# 17.9 percent as a fraction

Here you will see step by step solution to convert 17.9 percent into fraction. 17.9 percent as a fraction is 179/1000. Please check the explanation that how to write 17.9% as a fraction.

## Answer: 17.9% as a fraction is

= 179/1000

### How to convert 17.9 percent to fraction?

To convert the 17.9% 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 17.9% as a fraction?

Follow these easy steps to convert 17.9% into fraction-

Given number is => 17.9

• Write down the 17.9 in a percentage form like this:
• 17.9% = 17.9/100
• Since, 17.9 is not a whole number, now we need multiply numerator and denominator by 10^n, n = decimal points in number. [n=1]
• => 17.9 × 10/100 × 10 = 179/1000
• We also need to check to simplify the fraction.
• Greatest common factor [GCF] of 179 and 1000 is 1, so this is the simplest form is 179/1000.
• Conclusion: 17.9% = 179/1000

Therefore, the 17.9 percent as a fraction, final answer is 179/1000.