# 2.79 percent as a fraction

Here you will see step by step solution to convert 2.79 percent into fraction. 2.79 percent as a fraction is 279/10000. Please check the explanation that how to write 2.79% as a fraction.

## Answer: 2.79% as a fraction is

= 279/10000

### How to convert 2.79 percent to fraction?

To convert the 2.79% 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 2.79% as a fraction?

Follow these easy steps to convert 2.79% into fraction-

Given number is => 2.79

• Write down the 2.79 in a percentage form like this:
• 2.79% = 2.79/100
• Since, 2.79 is not a whole number, now we need multiply numerator and denominator by 10^n, n = decimal points in number. [n=2]
• => 2.79 × 100/100 × 100 = 279/10000
• We also need to check to simplify the fraction.
• Greatest common factor [GCF] of 279 and 10000 is 1, so this is the simplest form is 279/10000.
• Conclusion: 2.79% = 279/10000

Therefore, the 2.79 percent as a fraction, final answer is 279/10000.