368 Answered Questions for the topic Percentages

08/28/17

#### I sell tractors and headers. The sales of tractors went up by 5% and the sales of headers went down by 5%. Overall I am no worse off

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08/15/17

#### in an examination, a boy scores 78 out of a maximum 90 marks, express his result as a percentage correct to 3 significant figures

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08/13/17

#### help calculating my % of debt and share of credit card payment

Credit card bill is $2426. I've used $706, my boyfriend has used $1720. Minimum payment is $116. What is my portion of the minimum payment? What is my percentage of the total debt?

07/18/17

#### Can I add percentages from different base amounts.

I am measuring performance improvements (Percent difference) from one quarter to the next. There are four workers and 5 different areas of performance:
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07/05/17

#### If I have a check for $101.00 and $13.40 is taken out for taxes, what percentage is that?

If I have a check for $101.00 and $13.40 is taken out for taxes, what percentage is that?

06/21/17

#### Assuming the given information is accurate, determine whether the following statement is true.

If 50% of hotels have a restaurant and 40% have a pool, so 90% have a restaurant and swimming? Want to know if that makes sense. I don't think it does, but don't know how to set it up?

06/16/17

#### I earn$14.90 an hr with a 10% raise each year. What is my pay rate after 2 years

I earn $14.90 an hour. I get a 10% raise every year. What is my rate of pay after 2 years

06/09/17

#### An antique chair value increases in value by 6 1/2% each year. The chair was bought for £1800. What was the value at the end of 3 years?

An antique chair value increases in value by 6 1/2% each year. The chair was bought for £1800. What was the value at the end of 3 years?

05/19/17

#### What would be the easiest way to calculate the percentage of what I owe my friend for items I sold on Ebay for him

What would be the easiest way to calculate the percentage of what I owe my friend for items I sold on Ebay for him I get 35% he gets 65% and pays all the Paypal Fees but I pay the sales tax so I...
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05/04/17

#### Percentages

If the full cost of a house is 147k and person a contributes 46k towards the deposit and person b contributes 11k.. what percentage of the house would person a own and what percentage of the house...
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04/26/17

#### sales, commissions and salary

Beverley earns 34% commission for mobile phones, and 11% commission on MP3 players. This week she earned £82.58. Her sales of mobile phones totalled £2 more than her sales of MP3 players. What was...
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04/24/17

#### Fresh mushrooms are grown in a farm

Fresh mushrooms are grown in a farm. Some of these are dried in an oven. A batch of fresh mushrooms weighs 5kg. The amount of water in these mushrooms is 92% of their weight.
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04/20/17

#### What percent of 816 from 850?

Atlantic Auditorium has 850 seats. Tickets were sold for 816 of the seats. For what percent of the seats were tickets sold?

04/20/17

#### There are 1790 children. 403 of the 1790 children are sick. What percentage of the children are sick?

There are 1790 children. 403 of the 1790 children are sick. What percentage of the children are sick?

04/20/17

#### River Middle School has 175 students. On Thursday, 14 of the students went on a field trip. What percent of the students went on a field trip?

i need help working this out because i need the question asap please can you please help me because i am having trouble
thanks.

04/19/17

#### There are 12,491 students at the university and 32% are registered for business courses. How many are registered for business courses?

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04/14/17

#### one unit on 20,576 sq. ft. exceeds the requirement of one unit per 120,000 sq. ft. by what percent?

one unit on 20,576 sq. ft. exceeds the requirement of one unit per 120,000 sq. ft. by what percent?

04/12/17

#### the previous volumn is 137, the current volumn is 189. What is the increase percentage?

189 is how much percent more than 137

04/12/17

#### Sean drove 15% of the distance to Miami and he has gone 120 miles so far. How far is it to Miami?

needing help with solving percentage problems

04/05/17

#### Solving a percent mixture problem using a system of linear equations

A scientist has two solutions, which she has labeled Solution A and Solution B. Each contains salt. She knows that Solution A is 45% salt and Solution B is 70%salt. She wants to obtain 170 ounces...
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04/04/17

#### in a club, 60% are female. 25% of the females are juniors, the rest senior. There are 228 female seniors. How many male players?

in a club, 60% are female. 25% of the females are juniors, the rest senior. There are 228 female seniors. How many male players?

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