What is 42 Percent as a Fraction

42 Percent is equal to

21
50

How to Convert 42 Percent to Fraction

To convert percent to a fraction, we need to remove the percent sign and make the number the numerator of the fraction, and the denominator is one hundred

42% =
42
100

We can simplify this fraction by dividing each number by the greatest common factor.
The greatest common factor is 2

42
100
=
42 ÷ 2
100 ÷ 2
=
21
50

Percent to Fraction Converter

%
Final result:
21
50

Calculation steps:

42% =
42
100
=
42÷2
100÷2
=
21
50

📌 Negative signs in fractions

Positive Fractions

-1
-2
=
-
1
-2
=
-
-1
2
=
1
2

Negative Fractions

-1
2
=
1
-2
=
-
-1
-2
=
-
1
2