Posted by Kate on .
write the following number as a percent.
6 1/2

6th grade math 
Ms. Sue,
1/2 = 50%
6 = 600%
650% = 6 1/2 
6th grade math 
Kate,
what if 3 2/5???
should I change the mixed number to a improper fraction by multipling the 3x5=15 then add 15+2=17, then 17/5 as the improper fraction. Then convert 17/5 = ?/100, divide 5 into 100 =20. then multiply 17x20=340.
So the percent is 340%? 
6th grade math 
Ms. Sue,
Yes. You're right.

6th grade math 
Kate,
oh thank you very much!!!

6th grade math 
Ms. Sue,
You're very welcome.