# Percentage mcq:Aptitude

## Percentage mcq:Aptitude

What does the term “percentage ” mean ?
a) A fraction with a denominator of 100
b) A number divisible by 100
c) The difference between two values
d) The sum of two values
Answer: a) A fraction with a denominator of 100

What is 50% as a decimal?
a) 0.5
b) 0.05
c) 5
d) 50

What is the percentage equivalent of the fraction 3/4?
a) 25%
b) 50%
c) 75%
d) 100%

If a shirt is initially priced at \$40 and is discounted by 20%, what is the sale price?
a) \$8
b) \$20
c) \$32
d) \$40

What is the percentage increase from 80 to 100?
a) 20%
b) 25%
c) 50%
d) 100%

If a student scores 80 out of 100 on a test, what is their percentage grade?
a) 80%
b) 90%
c) 100%
d) 120%

A car is sold for \$12000 , which is 25% more than its original price . What was the original price ?
a) \$ 3000
b) \$ 9000
c) \$ 10000
d) \$ 15000
Answer: b) \$9 000

If the price of a product is increased by 10% , what is the new price if the original price was \$50 ?
a) \$5
b) \$10
c) \$55
d) \$60

What is the percentage decrease from 120 to 96?
a) 20%
b) 25%
c) 40%
d) 80%

If a store offers a discount of 15% on a \$200 item , what is the sale price ?
a) \$15
b) \$30
c) \$170
d) \$185

If a student answers 25 out of 30 questions correctly, what is their percentage score?
a) 60%
b) 70%
c) 80%
d) 90%

What is 3.5% as a decimal?
a) 0.0035
b) 0.035
c) 0.35
d) 3.5

If a price is reduced by 40%, what percentage of the original price remains?
a) 40%
b) 60%
c) 70%
d) 100%

If an item is sold for \$80 and the markup is 25%, what is the cost price?
a) \$20
b) \$60
c) \$100
d) \$125

If a population of a city grows from 50000 to 60000, what is the percentage increase?
a) 10%
b) 15%
c) 20%
d) 25%

If an employees salary is increased by 8% , what is the new salary if the original salary was \$2000 ?
a) \$1,600
b) \$2,080
c) \$2,160
d) \$2,200

What is 5% of 200?
a) 5
b) 10
c) 50
d) 100

If a store initially sells an item for \$80 and then increases the price by 30%, what is the new selling price?
a) \$24
b) \$80
c) \$104
d) \$110

A discount of 15% is applied to a \$120 item. What is the amount saved?
a) \$12
b) \$15
c) \$18
d) \$20

If a company’ s revenue increases from \$ 1000 to \$1,200, what is the percentage increase?
a) 12%
b) 15%
c) 20%
d) 25%

If a sale price is \$40 and it represents a 20% discount on the original price, what was the original price?
a) \$8
b) \$32
c) \$48
d) \$50

What is the percentage equivalent of the decimal 0.75?
a) 7.5%
b) 25%
c) 50%
d) 75%

If a product’s price is increased by 10% and then decreased by 10%, what is the overall percentage change in price?
a) 1%
b) 5%
c) 10%
d) 20%

A student scores 72 out of 80 on a test. What is their percentage grade?
a) 72%
b) 80%
c) 90%
d) 100%

If the original price of an item is \$100 and it is discounted by 50%, what is the sale price?
a) \$25
b) \$50
c) \$75
d) \$100

If a quantity decreases from 80 to 64, what is the percentage decrease?
a) 20%
b) 25%
c) 30%
d) 40%

What is 1/5 expressed as a percentage?
a) 0.5%
b) 2%
c) 5%
d) 20%

If the price of a product is reduced by 25%, what is the new price if the original price was \$80?
a) \$20
b) \$40
c) \$60
d) \$75

If a population decreases from 1,000 to 800, what is the percentage decrease?
a) 10%
b) 20%
c) 25%
d) 50%