23 Questions

This is a practice test for your Percentage test TOMORROW

Questions and Answers

- 1.Sarah's bank account increased by 54%. If bank account was $600, it is now worth:
- A.
$924

- B.
$324

- C.
$276

- D.
$876

- 2.What is 5% as a decimal
- A.
0.5

- B.
5

- C.
0.005

- D.
0.05

- 3.There are 321,200 people who played tennis last year, this year the number of players has decreased by 6%. How many people played tennis this year?
- A.
128,480

- B.
301,928

- C.
340,472

- D.
308,352

- 4.What is 12.3 as a percentage?
- A.
1230%

- B.
12.3%

- C.
1.23%

- D.
123%

- 5.16% of people have red hair. In a group of 300 people how many would have red hair?
- A.
16

- B.
32

- C.
48

- D.
64

- 6.
- A.
54.9

- B.
9.31

- C.
4.96

- D.
5.49

- 7.Julie got 98 out of 140 for a science exam, what percentage did she get?
- A.
98%

- B.
70%

- C.
68%

- D.
78%

- 8.5 out of 8 students attended the Meeting, what percentage is this?
- A.
1.6%

- B.
160%

- C.
72%

- D.
62.5%

- 9.
- A.
30 / 100

- B.
3 / 10

- C.
30 / 1000

- D.
3 / 100

- 10.What is 6.5% as a fraction, in it's simplest form?
- A.
6.5 / 100

- B.
13 / 200

- C.
0.65 / 10

- D.
65 / 200

- 11.
- 12.
- 13.11% as a fraction is ____ (remember to simplify fully. write your fraction in the from x/y)
- 14.If 21.3% of Australians watch cricket, this percentage as a decimal is ___
- 15.The fraction 7/8 is written as the percentage ____ (write your answer to 1 decimal place)
- 16.For a English test, Sally got 7/10, John got 24/40 and Sam got 15/20. The person who got the best test percentage was ____
- 17.
- 18.86% of students passed their Maths exam. If 600 students sat the exam, the number of people who FAILED is ___
- 19.35% of $650 is ___
- 20.
- 21.6 out of 15 as a percentage is ___
- 22.Gary has 30 animals on his small farm. He has 16 cows, 11 sheep, 2 donkeys and 1 horse. The percentage of Gary's animals that are sheep is ____
- 23.A hat that is worth $300 is on sale and is reduced by 40%, the amount that you would save is ___