# 5.90 percent as a fraction

Here you will see step by step solution to convert 5.90 percent into fraction. 5.90 percent as a fraction is 59/1000. Please check the explanation that how to write 5.90% as a fraction.

## Answer: 5.90% as a fraction is

= 59/1000

### How to convert 5.90 percent to fraction?

To convert the 5.90% 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 5.90% as a fraction?

Follow these easy steps to convert 5.90% into fraction-

Given number is => 5.90

• Write down the 5.90 in a percentage form like this:
• 5.90% = 5.90/100
• Since, 5.90 is not a whole number, now we need multiply numerator and denominator by 10^n, n = decimal points in number. [n=2]
• => 5.90 × 100/100 × 100 = 590/10000
• We also need to check to simplify the fraction.
• Greatest common factor [GCF] of 590 and 10000
• => GCF(590,10000) = 10

=> 590 ÷ 10/10000 ÷ 10 = 59/1000

Conclusion: 5.90% = 59/1000

Therefore, the 5.90 percent as a fraction, final answer is 59/1000.