42 hundredths could be used to describe time, distance, money, and many other things.|
42 hundredths means that if you divide something into one hundred equal parts, 42 hundredths is 42 of those parts that you just divided up.
We converted 42 hundredths into different things below to explain further:
42 hundredths as a Fraction
Since 42 hundredths is 42 over one hundred, 42 hundredths as a Fraction is
42 hundredths as a Decimal
If you divide 42 by one hundred you get 42 hundredths as a decimal which is 0.42.
42 hundredths as a Percent
To get 42 hundredths as a Percent, you multiply the decimal with 100 to get the answer of 42 percent.
42 hundredths of a dollar
First, we divide a dollar into one hundred parts, where each part is 1 cent. Then, we multiply 1 cent with 42 and
get 42 cents or 0 dollars and 42 cents.