Percentages Multiple Choice Topic Test


Percentages Multiple Choice Topic Test

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

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Here are 10 Percentages 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. If Sara has £15.40 and Jayne has only 10% of this amount, how much does Jayne have?

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This question was suggested by Terry, Yorkshire

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

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This question was suggested by Hockey Puck, Birmingham, England

3. Which decimal is the same as 4%?

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This question was suggested by Mrs Pointon, London

4. I went to shop with $10.00 and bought 3 packets of chips for $2 each but they had 75% off. I then bought a coke for $1.50 how much change do I get?

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This question was suggested by Jess Newson, South Auckland SDA primary, Auckland, NZ

5. What is 1/8 as a percentage?

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This question was suggested by Lorna-Jen Crallan, South Auckland Seventh day Adventist School

6. 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?

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7. If 20% of the population of a country is 11 million. What is the population of that country?

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8. what is 10% of £75?

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This question was suggested by Jack, Muzza and Lois, Manchester England

9. If one tie is £100 and there is 60% off in a sale, how much is the tie now?

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This question was suggested by Eilish, Benet Biscop Northumberland

10. What is 60% of 240?

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