# Express 84% as a ratio in its simplest form

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Express 84% as a ratio in its simplest form...

Answers: 1

Express 84% as a ratio in its simplest form...

17 : 20

step-by-step explanation:

understanding the question

ratio is a comparison of two quantityratio can also be written as fractionon other hand 85% can be written as 0.85a decimal number can be converted in the fractionsolution

have you followed the logic? that's there fore we have to change 0.85 to fraction. and then we will know the ratio and its simplest formto do thatall whole numbers are considered having a denominator of 1

now to make the fraction above as whole number move decimal to the right twice. as much as the denominator 1.

hence

to its simplest form

or

17 : 20

the ratio of 84% is 21:25