Posted by **luz, please answer =)** on Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 4:51pm.

1) Write the fraction 5/9 as a percent.Round to the nearest hundredth of a percent where necessary.

2)Write the decimal 0.079 as a percent.

3)In the country of Sweden, a bill becomes a law only if 38/50 of the senators approve it. What percentage 50 is 38/50?

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 4:59pm
1)

Divide the numerator by the denominator.

5/9 = 0.55555

Multiply by 100

0.555555 * 100 = 55.56%

I'll be glad to check your other two answers.

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**luz, please answer =)**, Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 5:16pm
i try but i still don't get it honest i try =( can u give me the answer =( thanks

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 5:24pm
I showed you how to change a decimal to a percent.

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**luz, please answer =)**, Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 10:11pm
yes u did =)

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