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Lesson 7 See pages107 - 108

Multiple Choice
Circle the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 1. 

From $5 to $10
a.
50% increase
c.
150% decrease
b.
100% increase
d.
100% decrease
 

 2. 

From $10 to $5
a.
50% decrease
c.
150% increase
b.
100% decrease
d.
50% increase
 

 3. 

From $40 to $50
a.
50% decrease
c.
150% decrease
b.
100% increase
d.
25% increase
 

 4. 

From $50 to $40
a.
50% increase
c.
20% decrease
b.
100% increase
d.
100% decrease
 

 5. 

From $25 to $35.50
a.
60% increase
c.
100% decrease
b.
42% increase
d.
42% decrease
 

 6. 

If the price of a jar of honey is reduced from $4 to $3, by what percent is the price reduced?
a.
50%
c.
25%
b.
20%
d.
75%
 

 7. 

The Compuchip Corporation laid off 20% of its 5,000 employees last month. How many employees were not laid off?
a.
4000
c.
80%
b.
1000
d.
20%
 

 8. 

A certain credit card company charges lesson7_files/i0090000.jpg% interest per month on the unpaid balance. If Marie has an unpaid balance of $300, how much interest will she be charged for one month?
a.
$304.50
c.
$1.50
b.
$45.00
d.
$4.50
 

 9. 

Arturo bought $500 worth of stocks on Monday. On Thursday, he sold his stocks for $600. Excluding commissions, what percent does his profit represent of his original investment?
a.
50%
c.
25%
b.
20%
d.
75%
 

 10. 

Annie started the day with $150 in her pocketbook. She spent 9% of it to buy breakfast, 21% to buy lunch, and 30% to buy dinner. If she didn’t spend any other money that day, how much money did she have left at the end of the day?
a.
$110
c.
$90
b.
$40
d.
$60
 



 
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