Posted by **Kate** on Sunday, October 30, 2011 at 8:22pm.

write the following number as a percent.

6 1/2

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, October 30, 2011 at 8:23pm
1/2 = 50%

6 = 600%

650% = 6 1/2

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**Kate**, Sunday, October 30, 2011 at 8:30pm
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%?

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, October 30, 2011 at 8:35pm
Yes. You're right.

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**Kate**, Sunday, October 30, 2011 at 8:56pm
oh thank you very much!!!

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, October 30, 2011 at 9:00pm
You're very welcome.

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