

1. 
15% of 240 is what number? 


A. 
72 
B. 
45 


C. 
60 
D. 
36 


Hint 


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. 
60% 
B. 
0.6 


C. 
6% 
D. 
0.06% 


Hint 


3. 
14 is 40% of what number? 


A. 
3.5 
B. 
5.6 


C. 
56 
D. 
35 


Hint 


4. 
Mary bought supplies at a hardware store that cost $41.75. If she paid sales tax of $1.67, what was the sales tax rate? 


A. 
5.5% 
B. 
4.5% 


C. 
4% 
D. 
5% 


Hint 


5. 
Forty percent of what amount is $6,000? 


A. 
$24,000 
B. 
$2,400 


C. 
$1,500 
D. 
$15,000 


Hint 

