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LO:To connect equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages.
What fractions represent.
What decimal values represent.
What percentage values represent.
That percentages, decimals and fractions can be used to represent a similar amount.
I can connect equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages and convert between the different values.
What is a percentage?
Why is a percentage always out of 100?
A percentage is a number which is a fraction that is out of 100.
The word percent originates from Latin for per centum which means per 100.
Any number can be turned into a percentage if given the quantity that it is out of.
A percentage is part of a whole.
Connecting Fractions, Decimals and Percentages
Fractions, Decimals and Percentages are all related and they can easily be converted between each other.