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 of the town now?
3300 900 3900

Q 2: A bank gives 10% interest rate. You keep 1000 dollars in a bank. How much do you have at the end of one year.
$1100 $1010 $1110

Q 3: 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?
39900 55944 15984

Q 4: In a town there were 3000 people two years back. The population increased by 30%. What is
the population increase in two years?
900 3000 3900

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