Name:    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. 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