The following video will show how to change a decimal into a percent and the other way around. This is important to know when we go into the next section.

Converting between decimals and percentages

Video Source (07:00 mins) | Transcript

When going from a Decimal to a Percent: move the decimal to the **right** two places.

When going from a Percent to a Decimal: move the decimal to the **left **two places.

## Additional Resources

- Khan Academy: Converting Decimals to Percents (02:35 mins, Transcript)
- Khan Academy: Converting Percents to Decimals (01:22 mins, Transcript)

### Practice Problems

- Write \(12\%\) as a decimal. (Solution
- Write \(125\%\) as a decimal. (Solution
- Convert the decimal \(0.35\) to a percent. (Video Solution
- Convert the decimal \(0.0015\) to a percent. (Solution
- Convert the decimal \(2.45\) to a percent. (Solution
- Convert \(12.3\%\) into a decimal. (Video Solution
- Convert \(0.92\%\) into a decimal. (Solution

**Need More Help?**

- Study other Math Lessons in the Resource Center.
- Visit the Online Tutoring Resources in the Resource Center.
- Contact your Instructor.
- If you still need help, Schedule a Tutor.