Qwizdom - Higher percentage qwizdom

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Qwizdom - Higher percentage qwizdom

  1. 1. Please enter your answer <ul><li>What is the decimal equivalent of 24%? </li></ul>
  2. 2. Please enter your answer <ul><li>What is the decimal equivalent of 14.5% </li></ul>
  3. 3. Please enter your answer <ul><li>Shannon got 26 out of 85 for a test. What is this as a percentage? (nearest percent) </li></ul>
  4. 4. Please enter your answer <ul><li>Kat eats 35 out of 65 cookies. What percentage does she eat? (nearest percent) </li></ul>
  5. 5. Please enter your answer <ul><li>To increase a quantity by 24% we multiply it by………? </li></ul>
  6. 6. Please enter your answer <ul><li>To increase a quantity by 3% we multiply it by………? </li></ul>
  7. 7. Please enter your answer <ul><li>To decrease a quantity by 3% we multiply it by………? </li></ul>
  8. 8. Please enter your answer <ul><li>To decrease a quantity by …..% we multiply it by 0.905? </li></ul>
  9. 9. Please enter your answer <ul><li>Increase £43 by 13% </li></ul>
  10. 10. Please enter your answer <ul><li>Decrease £38 by 16% </li></ul>
  11. 11. Please enter your answer <ul><li>What is the percentage increase from £26 to £33.28? </li></ul>
  12. 12. Please enter your answer <ul><li>What is the percentage decrease from £36 to £30.60? </li></ul>
  13. 13. Please enter your answer <ul><li>What is the percentage decrease from £140 to £101.50? </li></ul>
  14. 14. Please enter your answer <ul><li>A garage increases its prices by 4% in September. In the following January the prices go up again by 6%. </li></ul><ul><li>If a car cost £8450 initially, how much would it cost after both increases ? </li></ul>
  15. 15. Please enter your answer <ul><li>My bank account pays me 5% interest each year. As a percentage, how much interest would I have earned after 3 years? (2 decimal places) </li></ul>
  16. 16. Please enter your answer <ul><li>Calculate the final amount (to the nearest penny) if £400 is invested at 3%pa for 8 years. </li></ul>
  17. 17. Please enter your answer <ul><li>Calculate the final amount (to the nearest penny) if £6230 is invested at 5.2% pa for 11 years. </li></ul>
  18. 18. Please enter your answer <ul><li>A credit card company charges 2.5% interest per month. What is the overall percentage rate of interest for a year? (1 dp) </li></ul>
  19. 19. Please enter your answer <ul><li>The price of a theatre ticket goes up 50% to become £60. What was its original price? </li></ul>
  20. 20. Please enter your answer <ul><li>A restaurant adds 15% service charge to a meal. If the total cost of a meal is £92, how much would it be without the service charge? </li></ul>
  21. 21. Please enter your answer <ul><li>The cost of a car goes down 30% to £8400 after a year. How much was it originally? </li></ul>
  22. 22. Please enter your answer <ul><li>The price of a coat goes down by 14% to £27.95 in a sale. How much was it before? </li></ul>
  23. 23. Please enter your answer <ul><li>A shop sells a computer for £423 including VAT. How much would it cost before VAT is added? </li></ul>Hint: VAT is charged at 17.5%
  24. 24. Please enter your answer <ul><li>The number of visitors to a theme park increases drops by 18% between 2005 and 2006. It then increases by 20% between 2006 and 2007. Calculate the overall percentage decrease. (1dp) </li></ul>
  25. 25. Yes or No <ul><li>Lord Gates is thinking of increasing the entrance fee to his castle by 15%. His advisors have told him that this will reduce the number of visitors by 14%. Should he increase the fee?? </li></ul>

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