# 24.2 percent as a fraction

Here you will see step by step solution to convert 24.2 percent into fraction. 24.2 percent as a fraction is 121/500. Please check the explanation that how to write 24.2% as a fraction.

## Answer: 24.2% as a fraction is

= 121/500

### How to convert 24.2 percent to fraction?

To convert the 24.2% 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 24.2% as a fraction?

Follow these easy steps to convert 24.2% into fraction-

Given number is => 24.2

• Write down the 24.2 in a percentage form like this:
• 24.2% = 24.2/100
• Since, 24.2 is not a whole number, now we need multiply numerator and denominator by 10^n, n = decimal points in number. [n=1]
• => 24.2 × 10/100 × 10 = 242/1000
• We also need to check to simplify the fraction.
• Greatest common factor [GCF] of 242 and 1000
• => GCF(242,1000) = 2

=> 242 ÷ 2/1000 ÷ 2 = 121/500

Conclusion: 24.2% = 121/500

Therefore, the 24.2 percent as a fraction, final answer is 121/500.