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Multiply the numerator by 100 and divide the answer by the denominator:

eg ratio of 3:5 = 3/5 = 300/5 = 60%

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10% = 10 : 100 or 1 : 10

15% = 15 : 100 or 1.5 : 10 or 3 : 20

27.5% = 27.5 : 100 or 55 : 200 or 11 : 40


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