Decimals & Percentages

Maths with Sproalee

What is a decimal?

Noun,

A decimal is a whole number of a fraction. E.g. Three hundred twenty-one and seven tenths 321.7

What is a percentage?

Noun,

An amount, such as an allowance or commission, that is a proportion of a larger sum of money.

Decimal and percentages

Decimals and percentages

move the decimal point two places to the Right

Percentages and decimals

move the decimal point two places to the Left