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Compass Math: Percents Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

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Question 1 1.

Order the following percentages in order from least to greatest.

A. 20%

B. 75%

C. 16%

D. 57%

E. 101%

Question 2 2. What is 30 percent of 120?

Question 3 3. Convert 27% to a fraction.

Question 4 4. Angela uses a coupon for 15% off her order at the Burger Shack. If she orders a $3.50 burger, $2 fries and a $1.50 lemonade, how much will she save?

Question 5 5. Convert 7/15 to a percent

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Question 6 6. What is 57% as a fraction?

Question 7 7. As she enters college, Amy puts $500 in a savings account that earns 3.5% simple interest. At the end of 4 years, how much will be in the account?

Question 8 8. Convert 43.6% to a fraction

Question 9 9. What percentage is 122 out of 222?

Question 10 10. Convert 54% into a decimal.

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Question 11 11.

Which form is this percentage written in?

1.25

Question 12 12. Sam works at a used car dealership, where he earns 7% commission on each sale. If he sells a car for $12,000 and another for $17,500, how much commission does Sam earn?

Question 13 13. All of the following are equivalent to 26% EXCEPT:

Question 14 14. What is 56% written as a decimal?

Question 15 15. Tom deposits $2,000 into an account with an interest rate of 2.5% that is compounded quarterly. Rounding to the nearest dollar, what is the balance in Tom's account after 5 years?

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Question 16 16. How many answers do I need to get correct if I want a grade of 80 percent on a test with 70 questions?

Question 17 17. Convert 1/16 to a percent.

Question 18 18. A shirt was originally $35 and is now 25% off. What is the sale price?

Question 19 19. Angela invested $4000 in an account that earns 5% interest. She forgets about it for 12 years. How much will be in the account after all that time?

Question 20 20. Convert 7.5% into a decimal.

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Question 21 21.

How can percentage be described?

A. A part of a whole

B. Per hundred

C. A discount

D. All answers are correct

E. None of the answers are correct

Question 22 22. The listed price of a dress is $59.99. If the tax is 8%, what is the total cost?

Question 23 23. At a birthday party, there are 7 boys and 5 girls. What percent of the kids are boys, rounding to the nearest tenth of a percent?

Question 24 24. What is 0.6 as a percent?

Question 25 25. If a class has 12 boys and 15 girls, what percent of the students are girls? Round your answer to the nearest whole number.

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is the correct formula for compound interest?

Question 27 27. At Al's Pizza, 57% of the orders included pepperoni pizza. At World's Best Pizza, 11 out of 19 orders included pepperoni pizza. Convert 11/19 to a percent and state at which restaurant did pepperoni pizzas make up a greater percentage of the pizzas sold?

Question 28 28. The price of an airline ticket rose from $300 to $350. What is the percent increase, rounded to the nearest whole number?

Question 29 29. Arnold invested $7000 in his account and he had $8050 after 4 years. What was the interest rate?

Question 30 30. Kate is investing $1000 and wants to double it in 8 years. What interest rate will she need to find?

Compass Math: Percents Chapter Exam Instructions

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