Placement Test Practice 4.2
(Percents)

© 1992, 1999 Amby Duncan-Carr

Answer the questions below and then click the button at the bottom of the page to immediately check your answers.

  1. Change 85% to a fraction.
  2. Your answer:
    8/50
    17/20
    17/25
    85/10
    None of these


  3. Change 3.75% to a decimal.
  4. Your answer:
    0.375
    3.75
    37.5
    375.0
    None of these


  5. What is 6% of 15?
  6. Your answer:
    0.9
    2.5
    9
    90
    None of these


  7. What is 30% of 12?
  8. Your answer:
    0.36
    2.5
    3.6
    360
    None of these


  9. 64 is 40% of what number?
  10. Your answer:
    62.5
    16
    25.6
    160
    256


  11. 9 is 45% of what number?
  12. Your answer:
    20
    50
    2
    4.05
    5


  13. 60 is what percent of 300?
  14. Your answer:
    15%
    20%
    200%
    1/5%
    2.0%


  15. 12 is what percent of 30?
  16. Your answer:
    2/5%
    5/2%
    25%
    36%
    40%


  17. If the original price of an item costing $8.40 is reduced by 35%, the sale price is:
  18. Your answer:
    $4.90
    $5.46
    $5.60
    $5.90
    None of these


  19. If the original price of an item costing $7.20 is reduced by 60%, the sale price is:
  20. Your answer:
    $2.88
    $3.92
    $4.32
    $4.80
    None of these



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