Convert 7/3 to a percent.

Understand the Problem

The question is asking to convert the fraction 7/3 into a percentage. To do this, you divide 7 by 3 and then multiply the result by 100.

The percentage form of the fraction $$\frac{7}{3}$$ is $$233.33\%$$.

The percentage form of the fraction ( \frac{7}{3} ) is ( 233.33% ).

Steps to Solve

1. Divide the numerator by the denominator

First, we divide 7 by 3 to get the decimal value of the fraction.

$$\frac{7}{3} = 2.3333$$

1. Multiply the decimal by 100

Next, we convert the decimal into a percentage by multiplying the result by 100.

$$2.3333 \times 100 = 233.33$$

1. Final Result

Thus, the percentage form of the fraction 7/3 is 233.33%.

The percentage form of the fraction ( \frac{7}{3} ) is ( 233.33% ).

Converting fractions to percentages is a common operation in mathematics, especially in finance and statistics. This can help in understanding proportions and comparisons more intuitively.

Tips

• Not multiplying by 100: Sometimes students forget to perform the multiplication step after dividing. Always remember to multiply the decimal by 100 to convert it to a percentage.
• Rounding too soon: Some might round the decimal before completing the multiplication. Avoid rounding until the final answer for more accurate results.
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