What you need to know about percentage % questions before starting your UMAT preparation: Problems involving percent are common on the UMAT. The word percent means “divided by one hundred.” When you see the word “percent,” or the symbol %, remember it means 1/100. For example, 25 Percent 25 x 1/100 = 1/4 To convert a decimal into a percent, move the decimal point two places to the right. For example, 0.25 = 25% 0.023 = 2.3% 1.3 = 130% Conversely, to convert a percent into a decimal, move the decimal point two places...