# 7.2 percent as a fraction

Here you will see step by step solution to convert 7.2 percent into fraction. 7.2 percent as a fraction is 9/125. Please check the explanation that how to write 7.2% as a fraction.

## Answer: 7.2% as a fraction is

= 9/125

### How to convert 7.2 percent to fraction?

To convert the 7.2% 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 7.2% as a fraction?

Follow these easy steps to convert 7.2% into fraction-

Given number is => 7.2

• Write down the 7.2 in a percentage form like this:
• 7.2% = 7.2/100
• Since, 7.2 is not a whole number, now we need multiply numerator and denominator by 10^n, n = decimal points in number. [n=1]
• => 7.2 × 10/100 × 10 = 72/1000
• We also need to check to simplify the fraction.
• Greatest common factor [GCF] of 72 and 1000
• => GCF(72,1000) = 8

=> 72 ÷ 8/1000 ÷ 8 = 9/125

Conclusion: 7.2% = 9/125

Therefore, the 7.2 percent as a fraction, final answer is 9/125.