# 98.8 as a percent

If you are asking “what is 98.8 as a percent?” you are interested in converting the decimal 98.8 to percentage.

The answer:** 98.8** is the same as **9880%**

Now let’s explain. The good news is that this is the easiest calculation you will perform. In order to express a decimal as a percent you just need to multiply the decimal by hundred (100). That’s it.

In this example you need write the following mathematical expression: **98.8 x 100 = 9880%**

When you multiply a decimal by 100 you need to move the decimal point by two digits to the right since there are two zeros in 100. Finally add a percent (%) sign.

There is another way to express a decimal as a percent:

- First shift the decimal point to the right by two digits:
**98.8 → 988 → 9880**. - Second add a percentage (%) sign to get:
**9880%**

AGAIN ANSWER: **9880%**

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