# Percent and Ratios: Practice Questions Competitive Exams

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- What is 35 % of a number if 12 is 15 % of a number?
- 5
- 12
- 28
- 33
- 62

Answer: c

- A computer is on sale for $ 1600, which is a 20 % discount off the regular price. What is the regular price?
- $ 1800
- $ 1900
- $ 2000
- $ 2100
- $ 2200

Answer: c

- A car dealer sells a SUV for $ 39,000, which represents a 25 % profit over the cost. What was the cost of the SUV to the dealer?
- $ 29,250
- $ 31,200
- $ 32,500
- $ 33,800
- $ 33,999

Answer: b

- After having to pay increased income taxes this year, Edmond has to sell his BMW. Edmond bought the car for $ 49,000, but he sold it for a 20 % loss. What did Edmond sell the car for
- $ 24,200
- $ 28,900
- $ 35,600
- $ 37,300
- $ 39,200

Answer: e

- At a company fish fry, in attendance are employees. Employees՚spouses are of the attendance. What is the percentage of the people in attendance who are not employees or employee spouses?
- 10.5 %
- 16.7 %
- 25 %
- 32.3 %
- 38 %

Answer: b

- If 6 is 24 % of a number, what is 40 % of the same number
- 8
- 10
- 15
- 20
- 25

Answer: b

- 25 % of 400 =
- 100
- 200
- 800
- 10,000
- 12,000

Answer: a

- 22 % of $ 900 =
- 90
- 198
- 250
- 325
- 375

Answer: b

- Which of the following percentages is equal to 0.45?
- 0.045 %
- 0.45 %
- 4.5 %
- 45 %
- 0.0045 %

Answer: d

- Which of these percentages equals 1.25?
- 0.125 %
- 12.5 %
- 125 %
- 1250 %
- 1250.5 %

Answer: c