Math: Elementary School: Grades 3, 4 and 5 Quiz - Percentages 2 (Questions)

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Percentages are proportions of whole numbers. You will probably have come across adults talking about a 5% pay rise or 10% inflation for example. But what does this actually mean? Well, 5% is the same as one twentieth so a 5% pay rise means an extra 5 cents in every dollar. But 10% is the same as one tenth so 10% inflation means that prices have gone up by 10 cents in every dollar!

1. What percentage is 34?
[ ] 25%
[ ] 50%
[ ] 75%
[ ] 100%
2. Which percentage is equivalent to 0.28?
[ ] 20%
[ ] 25%
[ ] 28%
[ ] 30%
3. Which is roughly 13?
[ ] 25%
[ ] 30%
[ ] 33%
[ ] 40%
4. Which of these is more than half?
[ ] 0.35
[ ] 18%
[ ] 0.01
[ ] 62%
5. Which is roughly equivalent to 67%?
[ ] 12
[ ] 34
[ ] 13
[ ] 23
6. Which of these is less than 25%?
[ ] 0.4
[ ] 13
[ ] 120
[ ] 0.25
7. What is 50% of 250?
[ ] 25
[ ] 100
[ ] 125
[ ] 200
8. What is 25% of 40?
[ ] 4
[ ] 5
[ ] 10
[ ] 400
9. A dress is $40. There is a 10% discount off the dress. How much is the dress?
[ ] $20
[ ] $30
[ ] $36
[ ] $44
10. A football team played 20 games. They lost 25% and won the rest. How many games did they win?
[ ] 5
[ ] 10
[ ] 15
[ ] 25
Math: Elementary School: Grades 3, 4 and 5 Quiz - Percentages 2 (Answers)
1. What percentage is 34?
[ ] 25%
[ ] 50%
[x] 75%
[ ] 100%
75% and 0.75 are both the same as 34
2. Which percentage is equivalent to 0.28?
[ ] 20%
[ ] 25%
[x] 28%
[ ] 30%
0.28 and 28% both mean 28100
3. Which is roughly 13?
[ ] 25%
[ ] 30%
[x] 33%
[ ] 40%
100 ÷ 3 = 33.333...
4. Which of these is more than half?
[ ] 0.35
[ ] 18%
[ ] 0.01
[x] 62%
50% is half so 62% is the only option which is higher
5. Which is roughly equivalent to 67%?
[ ] 12
[ ] 34
[ ] 13
[x] 23
23 is 0.666... or 66.666...%
6. Which of these is less than 25%?
[ ] 0.4
[ ] 13
[x] 120
[ ] 0.25
120 is the same as 5%
7. What is 50% of 250?
[ ] 25
[ ] 100
[x] 125
[ ] 200
To find 50% of a number halve the number
8. What is 25% of 40?
[ ] 4
[ ] 5
[x] 10
[ ] 400
To find 25% of a number divide by 4
9. A dress is $40. There is a 10% discount off the dress. How much is the dress?
[ ] $20
[ ] $30
[x] $36
[ ] $44
To find 10% of a number divide by 10
10. A football team played 20 games. They lost 25% and won the rest. How many games did they win?
[ ] 5
[ ] 10
[x] 15
[ ] 25
If they lost 25% (5 games) then they won 75% (15 games). The two percentages add up to 100