Math Word Problems - GED, PSAT, SAT, ACT, GRE Preparation 8.7 Percentage Story Problems - 1

Q 1: In a town there were 3000 people two years back. The population increased by 30%. What is
the population increase in two years?
3000 900 3900

Q 2: A store made a profit of 39960 dollars per month by selling household appliances and they
make 40% of the household appliance profit by selling computer software and hardware. How much profit combined they make?
15984 39900 55944

Q 3: A baseball team won 6 games, lost 4 games. What percent did the team won? 50% 60% 40%

Q 4: Dad got 9% of his annual salary as bonus and the bonus amount is $3600 dollars. Find dad's
annual salary? $50000 $40000 $4000

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