**2.5** is equivalent to 250%

#### Steps to convert decimal into percentage

- Multiply both numerator and denominator by 100. We do this to find an equivalent fraction having 100 as the denominator.

2.5 × 100/100 - = (2.5 × 100) × 1/100 = 250/100
- Write in percentage notation: 250%

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#### Decimal to percent converter

Express as percentage: 2.499 2.501