How do you convert 125% to a fraction in lowest terms?

5/4

#### Explanation:

125 = 100+25%%You should know that 25=1/4% and so, 100 = 4/4%. Add them you get 5/4 in this case. If it were %150%% itd be 3/2 and so on.5/4

#### Explanation:

A percent is a value given as a fraction out of 100Therefore %125%% can be written as the fraction 125/100To change this to its simplest terms, divide the top and bottom by the HCF, which is this case is 25125/100 (div25)/(div25) = 5/4125%=125×1%

=125×(1÷100)… Because 1%=1÷100

=125÷100

So 25 is common factor now

=(5×25)÷(4×25)

We cancel 25 so

=5÷4

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