### How to Convert Percentage to Ratio ?

**Step I** – In order Convert Percentage to Ratio, we need to divide the given percentage by 100.

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**Step II ** – Reduce the Fraction obtained in Step I into its Simplest form.

**Step III **– Convert the Fraction (** obtained in step II** ) into Ratio by replacing the slash mark with a colon.

### Convert Percentage to Ratio Examples

**Example 1**

Express 40 % as a ratio.

**Explanation**

In order Convert Percentage to Ratio, we need to divide the given percentage by 100.

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On Simplifying,

HCF of 40 and 100 is 20

Divide both 40 and 100 by their HCF

= = 2 : 5

**Example ****2**

Express 20 % as a ratio.

**Explanation**

In order Convert Percentage to Ratio, we need to divide the given percentage by 100.

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On Simplifying,

HCF of 20 and 100 is 20

Divide both 20 and 100 by their HCF

= = 1 : 5

**Example ****3**

Express 35 % as a ratio.

**Explanation**

In order Convert Percentage to Ratio, we need to divide the given percentage by 100.

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On Simplifying,

HCF of 35 and 100 is 5

Divide both 35 and 100 by their HCF

= = 7 : 20

**Example **** 4**

Express 75 % as a ratio.

**Explanation**

In order Convert Percentage to Ratio, we need to divide the given percentage by 100.

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On Simplifying,

HCF of 75 and 100 is 25

Divide both 75 and 100 by their HCF

= = 3 : 4

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