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Lesson 4.7: Solving Percent Problems Using Fractions



 1. 

In a shipment of light bulbs, 4% are broken. There are 8 broken light bulbs. Which expression can be used to determine how many light bulbs are in the shipment?
a.
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b.
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c.
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d.
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 2. 

Select the correct answer to the problem from question 1.
a.
500
b.
32
c.
200
d.
20
 

 3. 

In Roger’s stamp collection, 2% are rare stamps. He has 10 rare stamps. Which expression can be used to determine the number of stamps in Roger’s collection?
a.
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b.
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c.
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d.
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 4. 

Select the correct answer to the problem from question 3.
a.
200
b.
100
c.
300
d.
500
 

 5. 

Akim has a team of 8 dogs. Akim’s team represents 8% of the total number of dogs in the race. Which expression can be used to determine the total number of dogs in the race?
a.
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b.
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c.
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d.
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 6. 

Select the correct answer to the problem from question 5.
a.
100
b.
500
c.
64
d.
200
 

 7. 

In the dog race, Akim won $2500. This was 4% of the prize money. Which expression can be used to determine how much prize money there was in total?
a.
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b.
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c.
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d.
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 8. 

Select the correct answer to the problem from question 7.
a.
50 000
b.
16 000
c.
$10 000
d.
$62 500
 

 9. 

In Valerie’s school, 280 students walk to school. This is 35% of all of the students in the school. Which expression can be used to determine the number of students in Valerie’s school?
a.
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b.
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c.
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d.
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 10. 

Select the correct answer to the problem from question 9.
a.
800
b.
980
c.
1000
d.
700
 



 
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