Convert 43% to:

a fraction and a decimal:

A percentage is a number expressed in terms of it's relation to 100.

It is a number divided by 100.

We need to get to our original number.

This is the same as moving the decimal point to the right 2 places.

The first move to the right gives us 430.

The second decimal place move gives us 43

Percentage = | 43 |

100 |

43 and 100 cannot be reduced down any more.

Our fraction answer is 43/100