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The conversion from CGPA (Cumulative Grade Point Average) to percentage can vary depending on the scale used by the educational institution. However, a common method is to use a simple formula. Here's a step-by-step guide:

### Step 1: Understand the Grading System

Different institutions use different grading scales. Make sure you understand the grading scale used by your institution. The most common scale is on a 10-point scale, where grades like A, B, C, etc., are associated with certain grade points.

### Step 2: Collect Your CGPA

You should have your CGPA handy. This is the cumulative average of your grade points over all the semesters.

### Step 3: Identify the Conversion Formula

Typically, the formula to convert CGPA to percentage is:

$\text{Percentage} = (\text{CGPA} - 0.75) \times 10$

This formula is a generalization and might need adjustment based on the specific grading system used by your institution.

### Step 4: Plug in Your CGPA

Substitute your CGPA into the formula:

$\text{Percentage} = (\text{Your CGPA} - 0.75) \times 10$

### Step 5: Calculate

Perform the calculation to find your percentage.

### Example:

Let's say your CGPA is 8.2.

$\text{Percentage} = (8.2 - 0.75) \times 10 = 7.45 \times 10 = 74.5\%$

So, in this example, a CGPA of 8.2 corresponds to a percentage of 74.5%.

### Note:

- This is a general formula, and it might not be applicable to all grading systems. Some institutions may have their own conversion formulas.

- Always check with your institution or refer to your academic handbook for the official conversion method.

- The 0.75 offset in the formula is a commonly used adjustment. It may need to be adjusted based on your institution's specific grading scale.