Percents Word Problems





In this page percents word problems you can find 10 practice problems on the topic percents.You can also get the solution with detailed steps.You can try these problems on your own.If you have any doubts in solving this problem you can click the link solution to get the complete solution.

Question 1:

12% of the books in a public library are English books. If there are 92000 books in the library,find the number of  English books.

Options:


(A) 11040

(B) 12503

(C) 14520

       Solution


Question 2:

A boy secured 88% of the total marks in a public examination. The total marks were 1200. How many marks did the boy secure?

Options:


(A) 1104

(B) 1150

(C) 1056

       Solution


Question 3:

A packet contained 450 chocolates.60% of the chocolates were distributed to the students of the fifth standard.How many chocolates were distributed?How many chocolates remained in the packet?

Options:


(A) 150

(B) 180

(C) 110

       Solution


Question 4:

A man had $360000 worth of property. He left 60% of his property to his son.how much did his son get?

Options:


(A) $ 216000

(B) $ 116000

(C) $ 125000

       Solution


Question 5:

A company gives a bonus of 12 ½ % of the total yearly salary to each of its employees during a year.If an employee gets a monthly salary of $2000,how much does he get?   

Options:


(A) $ 3000

(B) $ 4500

(C) $ 1200

       Solution


Question 6:


A person bought a property for $120000.If he has to pay $ 2400 to a broker for arranging the purchase,what percent is it of the total purchase value? 

Options:


(A) 5%

(B) 2%

(C) 3%

       Solution


Question 7:

A fruit seller bought 1200 mangoes.7% of the mangoes were rotten.How many mangoes become root?

Options:


(A) 84 mangoes

(B) 95 mangoes

(C) 60 mangoes

       Solution


Question 8:

In a school,there were 1200 students.15% of the students went on an excursion.Find the number of students who joined the excursion.

Options:


(A) 150 students

(B) 125 students

(C) 180 students

       Solution


Question 9:

The population of a town was 320000. The population increased by 4%. What was the increase population.

Options:


(A) 11600 

(B) 15400 

(C) 12800 

       Solution


Question 10:

A gentleman gets a salary of $2800 per month. He saves 20% of his salary. Find his savings.

Options:


(A) $560

(B) $150

(C) $130

       Solution









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