130 Questions for the topic Percent

03/22/19

#### please answer as soon as possible

Rectangle A has a length of 60 inches and a width of 50 inches. Rectangle A has the same area as rectangle B, but has different dimensions. The width of rectangle B is 20% shorter than the width of...
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02/22/19

#### A sales person is given a choice of two salary plans

Owen was offered $225 per week plus 3% commission or 15% of sales with no salary. How much must he sell before the second method of payment gives him the higher pay? Express your answer to the...
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02/16/19

#### Percentage of percent change

40% of the weight of wet timber is water.How many percentages does the water percentage need to decrease for the water percentage to hit 8%?My calculations get me 80% but my homework answers tell...
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01/28/19

#### FILM FESTIVAL QUESTION

At a film festival there are 40 movie stars. Dan meets 85% of the movie stars, as well as 16 other people. What percentage of the people Dan met were not movie stars?

01/24/19

#### Percent problem

Anna's gpa increased by 8.2%. Her gpa is 3.4. Write an equation to represent this.

12/15/18

#### a speaker is on sale for $60. if this represents a 40% discount, what was the original price?

09/27/18

#### A vendor bought toffees at 6 for a rupee. How many for a rupee must he sell to gain 20 percent?

The question is pretty self explanatory don't you think?

09/13/18

#### If 16 out of 84 students in a computer class are boys, then what percent of the class is composed of boys

there is a percentage of how many boys are in the class

06/30/18

#### A solution contains 7% salt. How much water should be added to 70 ounces of this solution to make to 4.9% solution

Find the solution

06/15/18

#### how much is in each acccount

Last year, Deon had $20,000 to invest. He invested some of it in an account that paid 6% simple interest per year, and he invested the rest in an account that paid 8% simple interest. After one...
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05/24/18

#### The sales tax on the meal is 7%, and the family also and a 20% tip on the pretax amount. What is the total cost.

The Hu family goes out for lunch and the price of the meal is $53. The sales tax on the meal is 7%, and the family also leads a 20% tip on the pretax amount. What is the total cost of the meal.

05/01/18

#### How many miles are left?

Harley is on a trip with her dad. Hard dad tells her that they traveled 182.6 miles and they are 83% of the way to their destination. How many miles is their trip

04/16/18

#### If there are 80 students in the class how many scored over 90 percent

25% of the math class scored over 90% in an exam

04/16/18

#### Percentage problem

Mr. Yoshi has 75 papers. He graded 60 papers, and he had a student grade the rest. What percent of the papers did each person grade?

04/09/18

#### How to calculate for bank fee subtracting from total

I play a game where to withdraw funds from a bank, it takes a 1% fee. I'm trying to create a formula to account for that fee. The formula I created doesn't work because it takes 1% of the new total...
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04/06/18

#### Sarah types a 3-page report in 30 minutes, and each page has 400 words. What is Sarah’s typing rate, in words per minute?

Sarah types a 3-page report in 30 minutes, and each page has 400 words. What is Sarah’s typing rate, in words per minute?

03/26/18

#### There are 40 tables in a library, with 30% of them seating 4 people. The tables remaining only seat 2 people. How many seats are there in the library?

Trying to find the number of seats in the library

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