# Money Multiple Choice Topic Test

## Test your understanding of money with this ten question, self-marking multiple choice exercise.

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Here are 10 Money multiple choice questions written by people from around the world while using the main Pentransum activity. You can earn a Transum Trophy for answering at least 9 of them correctly.

1. I have £5 and decide to get 3 packets of crisps at 98p each. How much change do I have?

 A. 98p B. £1.50 C. £2.06 D. £4.00 E. £3.72 This question was suggested by Charlotte Battista, St. Peters Middle School

2. What is the change from a £50 note if I buy 6 t-shirts for £6.78 each?

 A. £45.01 B. £43.22 C. £49.09 D. £51.32 E. £9.32 This question was suggested by Kieran Buchanan, Newcastle

3. Mr Young deposits \$30,000 with a bank that pays an interest of 5%. How much simple interest in total will been earned by the end of the third year?

 A. \$4500 B. \$1575 C. \$1653.75 D. \$4728.75 E. \$3075 This question was suggested by Toby Mak, Hong Kong

4. If Dan and Don share \$48 in the ratio 5:1 how much more than Don will Dan receive?

 A. \$5 B. \$8 C. \$32 D. \$40 E. \$47

5. A top costs £36 before a sale. It has 15% off. How much does the top cost during the sale?

 A. £32.40 B. £31.60 C. £31.20 D. £30.60 E. £30.40 This question was suggested by Hockey Puck, Birmingham, England

6. It costs Paul £12.50 for two toy cars. However, it only costs him £7.00 for a toy car and a rubber. How much does a rubber cost?

 A. £2.25 B. £6.75 C. £0.30 D. £0.75 E. £0.25 This question was suggested by Tom Bailey, Stevenage

7. Matthew, who is very greedy, wanted 245 krispy kremes for one day. Each krispy kreme cost 45p. How much would he have to pay.

 A. £110.25 B. £98.00 C. £213.75 D. £147.50 E. £114.65 This question was suggested by Benny Stheeman, Feltonfleet

8. Mike had £6.10 and Kate had £3.25. They went to see a film and paid 79p each. They each bought popcorn buckets at 56p and a cola for Mike at 25p and orange for Kate at 17p. how much money did they have left?

 A. £5.79 B. £6.10 C. £6.75 D. £7.27 E. £6.23 This question was suggested by Terry, Yorkshire

9. Sally saves 10% of her weekly wage, spends 65% on rent and food, spends 15% on clothes/entertainment and gives the remaining £17.24 to charity. What is Sally's weekly wage?

 A. £172.40 B. £344.80 C. £215.00 D. £255.50 E. £215.50 This question was suggested by Nella Adila, Sheffield

10. A jacket is on sale. It normally costs £65 but today it is on special offer. You can buy it for 20% off the normal price. How much is the sale price?

 A. £56 B. £60 C. £6.50 D. £50.60 E. £52

Please note that unlike other Transum online exercises, the check button for this multiple choice quiz can only be clicked once when you have answered all ten questions. Check your answers carefully before clicking the button below. You teed to get at least 9 questions correct to be awarded a Transum Trophy.

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## Instructions

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