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Math Word Problems - GED, PSAT, SAT, ACT, GRE Preparation
8.9 Word Problems - Percents

Directions: Solve the following word problems.
Q 1: Kim needs to get at least 85% of the questions on her final exam correct in order to be on the honor roll. If there are a total of 60 questions on her final exam, at least how many questions must she answer correctly?

Q 2: The population of a city increased from 120,000 to 150,000. What percent does this increase represent?

Q 3: If 60% of the students in a class are boys and 12 of the students in the class are girls. What is the total number of students in the class.

Q 4: Nancy goes to a restaurant and leaves a tip that is equal to 18% of the bill they receive. If she leaves a tip of $6.30, what was the total amount of bill they received.

Q 5: A store has 15% off the regular prices of all CDs. If Tom saves $9.45 on the CDs he buys, what is the total of the regular prices of the CDs he purchased? (Assuming no sales tax.)

Q 6: If 18 of the 45 students in a class play Baseball. What percent of the students do NOT play Baseball.

Q 7: Tom got a raise in his allowance from $6.00 and hour to $12.00 an hour. What percent raise did he get?

Q 8: A team played 16 games and won 12. What percent of their games did they win?

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