
Question 1 
24 is 6% of what number? 
A.  240  B.  400 
C.  600  D.  260 
 
  

Question 2 
Susan bought one color printer for $95 and two color refill cartridges for $42.50 each. If the sales tax were 7.25%, how much tax would she pay for purchase? 
A.  $12.75  B.  $12.70 
C.  $13.05  D.  $13.75 
 
  

Question 3 
A computer that usually sells for $856 goes on sale for $630. What is the percent decrease, to the nearest tenth of a percent? 
A.  73.6%  B.  26.4% 
C.  135.5%  D.  26.9% 
 
  

Question 4 
Marcus borrowed $3000 for 5 years at simple interest to pay for his car. If Marcus repaid a total of $3,750.00, at what interest rate did he borrow the money? 
A.  2%  B.  15% 
C.  8.5%  D.  5% 
 
  

Question 5 
Write 400% as a decimal. 
A.  0.4  B.  0.04 
C.  4.0  D.  1.04 
 
  


Question 6 
Find the interest.
Principal = 9,000
Rate = 6.5%
Time in years = 8 
A.  1,7307.69  B.  $4,680 
C.  $40,680  D.  $4,680.85 
 
  

Question 7 
Mr. Robinson opened a saving account that earns 3.5% annual interest. He wants to earn at least $315 in interest after 3 years. How much money should he invest in order to earn $315 in interest? 
A.  $30  B.  $270 
C.  $3,500  D.  $3,000 
 
  

Question 8 
What is 28.5% of 850? 
A.  242.25  B.  42.25 
C.  2,422.5  D.  202.25 
 
  

Question 9 
16 is 20% of what number? 
A.  80  B.  40 
C.  32  D.  60 
 
  

Question 10 
Sarah now earns $12.50 per hour. This is 125% of what she earned last year.
How much did she earn per hour last year?

A.  $12  B.  $8.75 
C.  $10  D.  $15 
 
  
