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 or
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86%of81 =
64%of29 =
99%of89 =
45%of29 =
17%of82 =
71%of31 =
21%of59 =
54%of59 =
63%of16 =
85%of44 =

Percentage in word math problems

  • A perineum
    sequence_geo A perineum string is 10% shorter than its original string. The first string is 24, what is the 9th string or term?
  • Discount sale
    penize At Christmas Sale after a 20% discount, the cosmetic package was priced for 5 euros and 60 cents; later it went to 3 euros and 80 cents. How much percentage is the total discount?
  • Weightlifter
    culturist Weightlifter lifted 75% of its weight. Determine how much weight lifted when he weighs 132 kg.
  • Green - Red
    balls We have 5 bags. Each consist one green and 2 red balls. From each we pull just one ball. What is the probability that we doesn't pull any green ball?
  • Backpack
    batoh Large backpack cost CZK 1352, little is 35% cheaper. How much we paid for 5 large and 2 small backpacks?
  • UV radiation
    uv_rays The glass of 1 mm thickness absorb 4% of UV radiation passing through. How many percent of UV rays absorb glass with a thickness 1.1 cm, made from 1 mm thick those glasses?
  • Sales tax
    penize A sales tax on a Php 10,800 appliance is Php.1,620. What is the rate of sales tax?
  • Vacation
    eura Tomas spent 60% of his savings for his weekly vacation. He was 32 € left. How many euros did he have before vacation?
  • Mini-survey
    test In the mini-survey of our class about the popularity of individual subjects, it turned out that 11.1% of pupils like mathematics, 18.5% are enjoying languages, 30.4% of pupils like physical education, and the remaining 12 pupils have several popular subje
  • Earth's surface
    earth_globe The greater part of the earth's surface (r = 6371 km) is covered by oceans; their area is approximately 71% of the Earth's surface. What is the approximate area of the land?
  • Accidents
    nehoda-pomnik The count of accidents in 1995 caused 8780 women which is 8.4%. How many men caused the accidents?
  • Mushrooms
    hriby Fresh mushrooms contain 88% water, dried 14% water. How many kilograms of fresh mushrooms should be collected to get 3 kg of dried?
  • Nectar
    vcela Nectar collected by bees contains 70% water. From the nectar of the some process produces honey which contains 19% water. How many kg of nectar bees need to collect to make 1 kg of honey?

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