# $$$42\%$$$ as decimal

### Your Input

**Convert $$$42\%$$$ into decimal.**

### Solution

From the converting percent to decimal note, we know that to obtain a decimal, we need to divide a percent by $$$100$$$.

But dividing by $$$100$$$ is equivalent to moving a decimal point $$$2$$$ positions to the left.

Therefore, $$$0{\color{red}42}.0\% = 0.42$$$.

### Answer

**$$$42\% = 0.42$$$A**