1.   15% of 240 is what number?
    A. 36 B. 60
    C. 45 D. 72
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  2.   In a motel the room tax is $4.50 and the room rate is $75. Write the tax as a percent of the room rate.
    A. 6% B. 60%
    C. 0.06% D. 0.6
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  3.   Estimate 74% of 587.
    A. 450 B. 412
    C. 500 D. 385
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  4.   Find a good estimate of 145% of 58.
    A. 60 B. 30
    C. 90 D. 120
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  5.   After changing its format, a radio station lost 34% of its listeners. If there were an estimated 83,000 listeners originally, how many listeners does the radio station have now?
    A. 125,758 B. 54,780
    C. 28,220 D. 49,000
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  6.   An electronics store has portable CD players on sale for $54.95. If the local sales tax is 6.5%, what is the total cost of a CD player?
    A. $51.38 B. $3.58
    C. $58.78 D. $58.53
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  7.   If a jacket is on sale for 30% off the regular price of $65.49, how much is the discount?
    A. $30.00 B. $19.65
    C. $45.85 D. $21.83
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  8.   An appliance store will sell televisions on credit with no payment due for 1 year from the date of purchase. What is the total cost of a $599 television after 1 year if the store charges 22.5% simple interest and no payments are made?
    A. $733.78 B. $772.91
    C. $134.78 D. $464.23
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  9.   Express 83% as a decimal.
    A. 8.3 B. 0.83
    C. 83 D. 0.083
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  10.   Find 45% of 360.
    A. 198 B. 0.08
    C. 180 D. 162
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  11.   Find 17% of 584.
    A. 34.35 B. 82.25
    C. 99.28 D. 101.9
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  12.   In May, there were 157 people living in Kristin's neighborhood. By August, the population had increased 21%. How many people were in Kristin's neighborhood by August?
    A. 1900 B. 33
    C. 330 D. 190
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  13.   If a sweater costs $37.99, and the sales tax in the area is 6.0%, what is the total price of the sweater?
    A. $60.79 B. $40.27
    C. $35.84 D. $23.75
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  14.   If you take out a loan for $550 at 7.2% simple interest and make no payments for 6 months, how much do you owe total?
    A. $569.80 B. $294.80
    C. $946.00 D. $589.60
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  15.   72 is 48% of what number?
    A. 34.56 B. 89
    C. 130 D. 150
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  16.   A backpack is on sale for 30% off. If the sale price is $15.75, what is the original price to the nearest cent?
    A. $52.50 B. $22.50
    C. $4.75 D. $11.05
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  17.   72 is what percent of 90?
    A. 40% B. 80%
    C. 20% D. 5%
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  18.   Evaluate 156 × 0.20 × 6.
    A. 187.2 B. 1,872
    C. 93.6 D. 18.72
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