# Math

How do you change 0.8571428 to a percent?

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1. Move the decimal place 2 spaces to the right. A percent is 1/100 (one-one hundredth) of the whole, just like a "cent" is 1/100 of a dollar.

0.8571428 = 85.71428%

I hope this helps. Thanks for asking.

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