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MTEL Mathematics (Elementary): Percents Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A shirt was originally $35 and is now 25% off. What is the sale price?

Question 2 2. 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 3 3. Convert 1/2.

Question 4 4. Convert 68% to a fraction

Question 5 5. What is the first step in converting a percentage to a fraction?

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Question 6 6. How would you write eighty-seven percent using the symbol for percent?

Question 7 7.

Order the following percentages in order from least to greatest.

A. 20%

B. 75%

C. 16%

D. 57%

E. 101%

Question 8 8. Convert 53% to a decimal.

Question 9 9. What is 0.6 as a percent?

Question 10 10. You have $40.00. The jeans you want to buy cost $37.99 and sales tax is 8.5%. How much will the jeans cost including tax, and do you have enough money to get them?

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Question 11 11. What is 1 / 8 as a decimal?

Question 12 12. What does the word 'percent' mean?

Question 13 13.

Which of these is part of the definition of percentage?

A. A part of a whole

B. Per hundred

C. A discount

D. An increase

Question 14 14.

Which form is this percentage written in?

1.25

Question 15 15. What is the number 5.14 as a percent?

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Question 16 16. What is an easy way to remember how to convert a fraction into a decimal?

Question 17 17. Convert 7/15 to a percent

Question 18 18. A violin you want to buy costs $4,254. However, it goes on sale for 65 percent off. How much do you end up saving if you buy the violin while it is on sale?

Question 19 19. 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 20 20. 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?

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Question 21 21. What is 0.4 as a fraction?

Question 22 22. You go out to dinner and the bill is $19.38. You want to leave the server a 19% tip. How much money will you leave as a tip?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is a percent?

Question 24 24. You go to the store to buy shoes and realize they are marked at 30% off. If the original price of the shoes is $55, what will the discounted price be?

Question 25 25. How many different ways are there to write percentages?

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Question 26 26. Convert 54% into a decimal.

Question 27 27. Convert 43.6% to a fraction

Question 28 28. Convert 9/10.

Question 29 29. What is a consideration when converting decimals to fractions?

Question 30 30. What type of decimal cannot be turned into a fraction?

MTEL Mathematics (Elementary): Percents Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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