# 8.79 percent as a fraction

Here you will see step by step solution to convert 8.79 percent into fraction. 8.79 percent as a fraction is 439/5000. Please check the explanation that how to write 8.79% as a fraction.

## Answer: 8.79% as a fraction is

= 439/5000

### How to convert 8.79 percent to fraction?

To convert the 8.79% 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 8.79% as a fraction?

Follow these easy steps to convert 8.79% into fraction-

Given number is => 8.79

• Write down the 8.79 in a percentage form like this:
• 8.79% = 8.79/100
• Since, 8.79 is not a whole number, now we need multiply numerator and denominator by 10^n, n = decimal points in number. [n=2]
• => 8.79 × 100/100 × 100 = 879/10000
• We also need to check to simplify the fraction.
• Greatest common factor [GCF] of 879 and 10000
• => GCF(879,10000) = 2

=> 879 ÷ 2/10000 ÷ 2 = 439/5000

Conclusion: 8.79% = 439/5000

Therefore, the 8.79 percent as a fraction, final answer is 439/5000.