# Percent Equations

Percent equations are fundamental tools in mathematics used to solve problems involving proportions, ratios, and percentages. These equations express the relationship between a part and a whole, often employed in various real-world scenarios such as finance, science, and everyday calculations. By understanding percent equations, one can efficiently determine unknown values, analyze data, and make informed decisions. Mastering the principles behind percent equations empowers individuals to interpret information accurately and apply mathematical concepts effectively in diverse contexts, making it an essential skill for both academic and practical endeavors.

Questions

- What's 50 percent of 700,000?
- How do you find 0.5% of 250?
- Souvenir pennants are normally priced at $5 If they are on sale for 30 off, what is the sale price?
- Mr. J paid $15 for an item on sale. It was a great deal as it was only 30% of the original price. What was the original price of the item?
- You have a large container of olive oil. You have used 22-½ quarts of oil. Twentyfive percent of the olive oil remains. How many quarts of olive oil remain?
- In a recent survey, 248 students or 32% of the sample said they worked part time during the summer. How many students were surveyed?
- What percent of 145 is 82?
- What percent of 130 is 91?
- The Principal Interest Rate $12,000, interest rate 4.25%, and Time 5 years, what is the simple interest?
- 74.7% of 600 is what number?
- Danny just hired a new employee to work in your bakeshop. In one hour the employee burned 625 chocolate chip cookies. If this represented 25% of the day’s production, how many cookies did you plan on producing that day?
- How do you translate percent problems into an equation?
- What % of 200 miles is 150 miles?
- What percent of 145 is 52.2?
- 180 is what percent of 12?
- If you got 3 wrong out of 35 possible answers what would be the percentage?
- 15 is 25% of what number?
- John is selling sets of knives and makes a 10% commission on all sales. What would his commission be on the sale of a $3250 set of knives?
- What percent of 250 is 70?
- 360 is what percent of 90?