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Percent Problems (Discounts, Markups, Interest, Change)

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  • Q1
    Find the final price: Original price of shoes: $79.95 Discount: 15% Tax: 6%
    $72.04
    $4.08
    $11.99
    $67.96
    30s
  • Q2
    Find the final price: Original price of MP3 player: $149.50 Discount: 35% Tax: 5%
    $4.86
    $102.03
    $52.33
    $97.17
    30s
  • Q3
    Find the final cost: Cost of a jacket: $404.99 Markup: 36% Tax: 4%
    $550.79
    $145.80
    $572.82
    $22.03
    30s
  • Q4
    Find the final cost: Cost of a kitten: $59.95 Markup: 70% Tax: 1%
    $101.92
    $102.94
    $130.16
    $120.11
    30s
  • Q5
    Find the percent of change--state whether it is an increase or decrease: from 40 to 14
    186% decrease
    186% increase
    65% decrease
    65% increase
    30s
  • Q6
    Find the percent of change--state whether it is an increase or decrease: from 37 to 50
    35% increase
    26% decrease
    35% decrease
    26% increase
    30s
  • Q7
    Find the percent of change--state whether it is an increase or decrease: from 56 to 31
    45% increase
    45% decrease
    81% decrease
    81% increase
    30s
  • Q8
    Use simple interest to find the ending balance: $1,030 at 6% for 5 years
    $309
    $5150
    $78
    $1339
    30s
  • Q9
    Find the percentage of markup: A store employee creates a display of alarm clocks priced at $15 each. The store paid $5 each.
    300%
    200%
    100%
    150%
    30s
  • Q10
    Find the percent of discount: Barbecue grills that were once selling for $425 are now selling for $391.
    92%
    34%
    8.7%
    8%
    30s

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