# percent

### Yesterday, there were 100 problems assigned for math homework. Andrew got 20 problems correct and 80

Yesterday, there were 100 problems assigned for math homework. Andrew got 20 problems correct and 80 problems incorrect. What percentage did...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Dec 24, 2018, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### Tom and Damian are shooting free throws. If Tom makes 7 free throws in 9 attempts, and Damian makes

Tom and Damian are shooting free throws. If Tom makes 7 free throws in 9 attempts, and Damian makes 5 free throws in 6 attempts, who has the...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Nov 27, 2018, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### A 5L juice container has 3.6L of juice left. What percentage has been used?

A 5L juice container has 3.6L of juice left. What percentage has been used? What has been used? 5L - 3.6L = 1.4L Now, the percentage used is...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Sep 5, 2017, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### Ina school, out of 300 students, 70% are girls and 30% are boys. if 30 girls leave and no new boy is

Ina school, out of 300 students, 70% are girls and 30% are boys. if 30 girls leave and no new boy is admitted, what is the new% of girls in the...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Sep 2, 2017, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### A hypothetical population consists of eight individuals ages 14,15,17,20,26,27,28, and 30 years. Wh

A hypothetical population consists of eight individuals ages 14,15,17,20,26,27,28, and 30 years. What is the probability of selecting a...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Jun 24, 2017, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### On the math test, Ralph answered 17 out of 20 problems. What percent did he get right?

On the math test, Ralph answered 17 out of 20 problems. What percent did he get right? Using our percentage calculator or entering the phrase 17...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Mar 19, 2017, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### An item cost \$370 before tax, and the sales tax is 25.90 what is the percentage?

An item cost \$370 before tax, and the sales tax is 25.90 what is the percentage? Sales Tax = Tax Amount/Original Bill Sales Tax = 25.90/370 Sales...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Mar 18, 2017, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### 24 students in a class took an algebra test and 19 of them earned a B or better. What percent of stu

24 students in a class took an algebra test and 19 of them earned a B or better. What percent of students earned a B or better? Using our...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Feb 28, 2017, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### Stephanie and her sister go bowling every weekend and have been keeping track of their wins for the

Stephanie and her sister go bowling every weekend and have been keeping track of their wins for the last couple months. So far, Stephanie has won...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Feb 25, 2017, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### At what simple interest rate will 4500\$ amount to 8000\$ in 5 years?

At what simple interest rate will 4500\$ amount to 8000\$ in 5 years? Simple Interest is written as 1 + it. With t = 5, we have: 4500(1 + 5i) =...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Feb 2, 2017, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### A recent survey showed that 49% of recent college graduates named flexible hours as their most desir

A recent survey showed that 49% of recent college graduates named flexible hours as their most desire employment benefit. In a graduating class of...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Jan 31, 2017, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### The sales tax for an item was \$21.50 and it cost \$430 before tax. Find the sales tax rate. Write you

The sales tax for an item was \$21.50 and it cost \$430 before tax. Find the sales tax rate. Write your answer as a percentage. Sales tax...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Jan 11, 2017, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### In order to select new board members, the French club held an election. 63 out of the 90 members of

In order to select new board members, the French club held an election. 63 out of the 90 members of the French club voted in the election. What...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Dec 11, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### Carol gets 5 each week for allowance. She saves 1 of her allowance. What percent of her allowance do

Carol gets 5 each week for allowance. She saves 1 of her allowance. What percent of her allowance does carol save? Calculate the decimal: 1/5 =...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 28, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests