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• Question 1
300 seconds
Q. A student earned a grade of 80% on a math test that had 30 problems.  How many problems on this test did the student answer correctly?
17 problems
24 problems
20 problems
18 problems
• Question 2
300 seconds
Q. Nancy is buying a new pair of boots. The store is having a sale and all boots are 20% off. The sales price is what percentage of the original price?
20% is the discount, so 80% is the sales price
20% is the sales price, so 80% is the discount
The boots are on sale so who cares
I will just pay what the cashier says and hopes that I am not cheated out of my money
• Question 3
300 seconds
Q. There are 42 teachers that work in a school.  On Friday, 29 teachers were present.  What percent of the teachers showed up for work?
50%
69%
55%
80%
• Question 4
300 seconds
Q. There are 32 students in a class.  Nine of those students are women.  What percent are men? (Round to the Nearest Tenth)
71.9%
73.5%
32%
32.9%
• Question 5
300 seconds
Q. Sandals are on sale for 30% off. The original price of one pair of sandals is \$30. What is the new cost of sandals after the discount?
\$4.50
\$21.00
\$9.00
\$11.60
• Question 6
300 seconds
Q. Nancy is buying a new pair of boots. The store is having a sale and all boots are 15% off. The boots that Nancy wants to purchase are \$95.00. The expression that can be used to represent the discount is
0.15(\$95.00)=discount
0.85(\$95.00)=discount
1.2(\$95.00)=discount
• Question 7
300 seconds
Q. The ratio equation used to find percent is...
part/whole = %/100
part/whole = 100 / %
whole/part= %/ 100
• Question 8
300 seconds
Q. Last month, Karmin made \$480 working for 30 hours. This month, she will get a 15% increase in the amount she earns per hour. What will be her hourly rate, in dollars per hour, after the raise?
\$480
\$2.40
\$18.40
\$15.00
• Question 9
300 seconds
Q. A pair of sandals costs \$10.50.  There is a  7% sales tax.  What is the total cost of the sandals?
\$.74
\$10.50
\$12.78
\$11.24
• Question 10
120 seconds
Q. Which fraction is equivalent to 0.1?
1/100
1/10
1/1000
1/1
• Question 11
120 seconds
Q. 0.81% written as a decimal is...
81
0.81
0.0081
0.081
• Question 12
120 seconds
Q. 22.6 written as a percentage is...
2260%
22.6%
226%
0.226%
• Question 13
120 seconds
Q. Express 0.52 as a fraction in lowest terms.
52/100
13/25
52/1000
13/250
• Question 14
120 seconds
Q. Write the fraction 3/8 as a decimal.
37.5
2.6666...
0.375
0.26666...
• Question 15
120 seconds
Q. Express 7/5 as a percent.
140%
1.4%
0.71%
75%
• Question 16
120 seconds
Q. Express 16/25 as a percent.
0.64%
64%
1.5625%
15.625%
• Question 17
120 seconds
Q. In 2011 in Kentucky, sales tax was 6%. What fraction would represent this tax?
1/6
6/10
6/100
6/1000
• Question 18
120 seconds
Q. Which is the decimal for 3.5%?
3.5
0.35
0.0035
0.035
• Question 19
30 seconds
Q. 16 is 35% of what amount?
21.87
29.95
45.71
24.58
• Question 20
30 seconds
Q. 102 is 94% of what?
108.51
83.48
194.20
48.57
• Question 21
30 seconds
Q. 73 is what percent of 125?
28.4%
16.8%
58.4%
168.9%
• Question 22
300 seconds
Q. 40 % of attendees at Martika's wedding order the steak for dinner.  There are 160 people eating steak.  How many people will dine on steak?
64
400
200
100
• Question 23
300 seconds
Q. Penelope is told to clean all the windows at her house.  After cleaning 9 windows her job is 30% complete.  How many windows does she clean in all?