3% of $100.00 = 0.03*$100.00 =

3% = 3%/100% = 3/100 = .03

You can always multiply or divide by 1 (or any renaming of 1) without changing the value.

100% = 1

It is useful to multiply by 100% to convert to a percentage. It is useful to divide by 100% when converting from a percentage to a fraction or decimal.

**$3.00**3% = 3%/100% = 3/100 = .03

You can always multiply or divide by 1 (or any renaming of 1) without changing the value.

100% = 1

It is useful to multiply by 100% to convert to a percentage. It is useful to divide by 100% when converting from a percentage to a fraction or decimal.