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1.4%= _____?

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Since Percent means "Per 100", then 1.4% = 1.4 per 100 = 1.4/100 (and multiplying by 10/10 to get rid of the  decimal in the numerator) = 14/1000 as a fraction. 

HOWEVER- both 14 and 1000 are divisible by 2, so 14/1000 = 7/500 .