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Lesson 3: Estimating Percents



 1. 

Select the closest estimate.
       24% of 200
a.
40
b.
50
c.
60
d.
75
 

 2. 

Select the closest estimate.
       55% of 740
a.
500
b.
570
c.
370
d.
300
 

 3. 

Select the closest estimate.
       9% of 84
a.
50
b.
80
c.
5
d.
8
 

 4. 

Julia has $500.00 to start an investment portfolio. Use the circle graph to determine how much money she invests in each type of investment.

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How much did Julia invest in gold?
a.
$50.00
b.
$100.00
c.
$250.00
d.
$150.00
 

 5. 

How much did Julia invest in mutual funds?
a.
$300.00
b.
$250.00
c.
$100.00
d.
$50.00
 

 6. 

How much did Julia invest in stocks?
a.
$150.00
b.
$250.00
c.
$400.00
d.
$300.00
 

 7. 

How much did Julia invest in cash in the bank?
a.
$75.00
b.
$175.00
c.
$125.00
d.
$25.00
 

 8. 

How much did Julia invest in bonds?
a.
$75.00
b.
$275.00
c.
$125.00
d.
$325.00
 

 9. 

Matthew bought 250 apples and 4% of those apples were bruised. How many apples were bruised?
a.
15
b.
10
c.
100
d.
4
 

 10. 

Sandra answered 80% of the 35 questions on her math test correctly. How many questions did she answer correctly?
a.
25
b.
32
c.
28
d.
30
 



 
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