Fraction  Decimal  Percentage  
\(\frac12\)  \(0.5\)  \(50\)%  
\(\frac34\)  \(0.75\)  \(75\)%  
\(\frac14\)  \(0.25\)  \(25\)%  
\(\frac15\)  \(0.2\)  \(20\)%  
\(\frac35\)  \(0.6\)  \(60\)%  
\(\frac{11}{20}\)  \(0.55\)  \(55\)%  
\(\frac{7}{10}\)  \(0.7\)  \(70\)%  
\(\frac{1}{25}\)  \(0.04\)  \(4\)%  
\(\frac{3}{10}\)  \(0.3\)  \(30\)%  
\(\frac{3}{100}\)  \(0.03\)  \(3\)%  
\(\frac{17}{20}\)  \(0.85\)  \(85\)%  
\(\frac{1}{3}\)  \(0.\dot3\)  \(33\frac13\)%  
\(\frac{2}{3}\)  \(0.\dot6\)  \(66\frac23\)%  
\(\frac{1}{8}\)  \(0.125\)  \(12\frac12\)%  
\(\frac{3}{8}\)  \(0.375\)  \(37\frac12\)%  
\(\frac{7}{8}\)  \(0.875\)  \(87\frac12\)%  
\(\frac{5}{8}\)  \(0.625\)  \(62\frac12\)%  
\(\frac{1}{40}\)  \(0.025\)  \(2\frac12\)%  
\(\frac{17}{40}\)  \(0.425\)  \(42\frac12\)%  
\(\frac{7}{200}\)  \(0.035\)  \(3\frac12\)%  
\(\frac{7}{150}\)  \(0.04\dot6\)  \(4\frac23\)% 
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