## Geometry: Common Core (15th Edition)

$\frac{3}{5}$ and $\frac{60}{100}$
Any percent is the same as saying the number divided by $100$. So, $60\%$ is equivalent to $\frac{60}{100}$. We can simplify this fraction by dividing by $\frac{20}{20}$, which is equivalent to $1$, to give us $\frac{3}{5}$.