a special ratio that compares a number to 100 and uses the % sign; for example: 1/2 = 50% and 2/3 = 66 2/3

(2) Per hundred, or out of a hundred. 1% means or 0.01; 15% means or 0.15. Example: “48% of the students in the school are boys" means that out of every 100 students in the school, 48 are boys.

One part in a hundred; tells how many out of 100. For example, 5% = 5 out of 100.

A ratio or fraction in which the second term on denominator is always 100.

ratio where the second term is 100.

Per hundred; times 1/100; times 0.01; 1 one-hundredth part. 15% means 15/100 or 0.15 of a number.

A dimensionless number with the ratio of one (1) to one hundred (100). In the construction industry, it is mostly used to give the rise of fall of a pipe line, or road, in feet per 100 feet (i.e., a one (1) foot rise in one hundred (100) feet would be a plus 1% (one percent) grade).

A part of some number to 100; the symbol for percent is %. Example: 40/100 = 40

A fraction or ratio in which the denominator is assumed to be 100. The symbol % is used for percent.

a ratio having 100 as its second term

Symbol is "%", which means, "per one hundred."

a proportion multiplied by 100

a ratio whose second term is

A percent reflects the occurrence per 100 of the population and can be expressed in other formats (e.g., 25% can also be expressed as 25 in 100, one quarter, or 1 in 4). To compute a percent, divide the number of occurrences by the total population who could experience the occurrence and multiply by 100.

a way of expressing a ratio to compare a number to 100. The first number in such a comparison is the percent. For example, 75:100 = 75%.

A ratio that compares a number to 100. 45% means 45 hundredths.

a special-case ratio in which the second term is always 100. The ratio is written as a whole number followed by a percent sign. (e.g., 25% means the ratio of 25 to 100).

A percent is a ratio of a number to 100 expressed using the percent symbol %.

A common fraction with 100 as its denominator. For example, 37% is 37/100.

A ratio that compares a number to one hundred. The symbol for percent is %.

A number expressed in relation to 100; represented by the symbol %(e.g., 40 parts out of 100 is 40%).

Means per hundred and shows the ratio of a number to 100.