# 0.05 As a Percent

Come friends, today we will tell you what is 0.05 as a percentage and also we will talk to you from the beginning. How to write 0.05 as a percentage? How to convert 0. 05 decimal to percent? What is the decimal number 0. 05 as a percentage? These are all different questions asking the same thing.

Here we will not only give you the answer to 0. 05 as a percentage, but also explain what it means to convert the decimal number 0. 05 to percent and show you how to do it.

Look at the decimal number 0. 05 as 0. 05 out of one. Furthermore, percent means per hundred. So the task is to convert 0. 05 out of one to 0. 05 out of one hundred.

The equation to solve the problem is displayed below where x is the 0. 05 as a percentage.

0.05/1 = x/100

We solve the equation for x above by first multiplying each side by one and then multiplying each side by one hundred. Thus, the answer of 0.05 as a percentage is:
5%

On this page we showed you how to calculate 0. 05 as Percentage by using a formula to make it clear to you what it really means to convert 0.05 to Percentage.
Now that you know the underlying process and explanation behind it, note that the shortcut to convert 0.05 to a percentage is simply multiplying 0. 05 by one hundred to get the answer. (0.05 x 100 = 5%)
Another shortcut that’s also easy to remember, such as getting a decimal number as a 0.05 percent, is to move the decimal point two places to the right, and add the percent (%) sign.