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### Grade 6 - Mathematics8.18 Percentage Word Problems - 1

 Q 1: kwizNET announced two prizes, namely, 75% of 420 dollars or 35% of 880 dollars for the winner of a math contest. Which prize would you prefer? (hint: select the greater amount)75% of 420 dollars35% of 880 dollars Q 2: The number of color T.V. sets produced in 1987 and 1990 in U.S. were 12 millions and 22 millions respectively. Find the percentage increase in production from 1987 to 1990?80%83.9%83.3% Q 3: In a school with 650 students, 14% were vegetarians. Find the number of vegetarian students in the school.91 students80 students60 students Q 4: A bicycle costs 950 dollars. Its value decreases 5% every year due to usage. What will be its price after a year ?902 dollars900 dollars902.5 dollars Q 5: The total assets of an individual are worth 1,500,000 dollars. From this, he gave 30% to his wife, 55% to his son, and the remaining to charity. Find the amounts he gave to each.450,000, 825,000, and 225,000 dollars respectively825,000, 225,000, and 450,000 dollars respectively225,000, 825,000, and 450,000 dollars respectively Q 6: The population of a country in 1981 was 534 millions. It grew by 23% over the next 10 years. What would be the population in 1991?650.82 millions656 millions656.82 millions Q 7: Kim earns 3600 dollars per month. She spends 8 1/3% of her income towards house rent and 33 1/3% towards food. Find the amount she spends on food?300 dollars1200 dollars1000 dollars Q 8: Number of motor bikes sold in 1986 and 1987 in U.S. were 636,000 and 579,000 respectively. Find the percentage drop in sales in 1987 over 1986?8.96%89.6%80% Question 9: This question is available to subscribers only! Question 10: This question is available to subscribers only!