# 1.98 as a Fraction

1.98 as a fraction and percent expansion provides the details of what is the equivalent fraction and percent for decimal 1.98, and the answer with steps to understand how it is being calculated.

**1.98 as a Fraction**

1.98 = (?)

= (1.98/1) x (100/100)

= 198/100

= (99 x 2)/(50 x 2)

= 99/50

1.98 = 99/50

1.98 as a fraction equals to **99/50**

__where,__

1.98 is a decimal,

99/50 is a fraction in simplest form.

**1.98 in Percent**

1.98 = (1.98 x 100)/100

= 198/100

= 198%

**1.98 as a percent is 198%**

__where,__

1.98 is a decimal,

198% is a percentage.

## How-to: 1.98 as a Fraction

The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to convert 1.98 to fraction in simplest form manually.

step 1 Address the input parameters and observe what to be found:

__Input values:__

The decimal number = 1.98

__What to be found:__

What is 1.98 as a fraction in simplest form?

step 2 Write 1.98 as a simple fraction:

1.98/1

step 3
Find how many 10s should be multiplied with both numerator and denominator:

Since the decimal 1.98 has 2 digits after the decimal point, multiply 100 with both numerator and denominator of 1.98/1 to make numerator as a whole number.

(1.98 x 100)/(1 x 100) = 198/100

step 4 Rewrite the numerator and denominator of the fraction 198/100 in the form of multiplication factors as like the below:

= (99 x 2)/(50 x 2)

step 5 Check and cancel the factors of 198 and 100 if any factors in the numerator and denominator can be cancelled each other:

= (99 x 2)/(50 x 2)

198/100 = 99/50

Hence,

1.98 as a fraction is equal to **99/50**.