A fraction is a number that represents a part of a whole while a percentage(%) is a number or ratio that represents a fraction of 100.

In other words, percentage is just a special way of expressing a fraction as a number out of 100.

**Formula to convert fractions to percentage.**

- You first divide the numerator of the fractions by its denominator.
- Then multiply the result by 100.

**Example:**

Convert 2/5 to a percentage.

We will begin by dividing the numerator by the denominator.

**= 2 รท 5**

**= 0.4**

And lastly, we multiply the result by 100.

**= 0.4 x 100**

**= 40%**