# Pre-Algebra Examples

Step 1

Convert the percentage to a fraction by placing the expression over . Percentage means 'out of '.

Step 2

Step 2.1

Factor out of .

Step 2.2

Cancel the common factors.

Step 2.2.1

Factor out of .

Step 2.2.2

Cancel the common factor.

Step 2.2.3

Rewrite the expression.