# Percent practice

Percentage is a way of expressing a number, especially a ratio, as a fraction of 100. See also our verbal problems in percent orexamples1, examples2, examples3, examples4, examples5.

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### Percentage in word math problems

- Iron

Iron ore contains 54% iron. How much iron ore is needed to produce 23 tons of iron? - Percent increase

What is the base figure if 2000 is the end figure and the base figure was increased by 18% - Base, percents, value

The base is 344084, which is 100 %. How many percent is 384177? - Percentage 80710

Calculate what percentage is 12€ of 60€. - Persons

Persons surveyed:100 with the result: Volleyball=15% Baseball=9% Sepak Takraw=8% Pingpong=8% Basketball=60% Find the average of how many like Basketball and Volleyball. Would you please show your solution? - New refrigerator

The new refrigerator sells for 1024 USD. Monday will be 25% discount. How much will USD save, and what will be the price? - Loss

A bookstore purchased the biography of a well-known politician from a publisher for R15 per copy, but sales have been very poor. The manager has decided to mark the copies down to R12 each to make a quick sale. Calculate the loss on each book as a percent - Human buying irrationality

I longer watch processors for Socket A on the secondhand market, Athlon XP 1.86GHz with a PR rating of 2500+ costs $7, and Athlon XP 2.16Ghz with a PR rating of 3000+ currently costs $16. Calculate: About what percentage of the Athlon XP 2.16Ghz is more p - Percent decrease

77 to 59. Find the percent decrease. - There 28

There are 100 cents in a dollar. What percent of a dollar is $0.15? - Tristan

Tristan normally wrestles at 80 pounds. He wants to add enough weight to move into the 84-pound division. What percent of his current body weight must he add? - Cone and cube

About what percentage has cone with base radius r larger volume than a same high cube with square base with edge length r? - Savings and retirement

The older sibling has saved 44% more euros than the youngest, which represents 22 euros. How many euros older brother has saved?

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