# Lesson Worksheet: Percent of a Number Mathematics • 6th Grade

In this worksheet, we will practice finding the percentage of a number, including finding the part of the whole, and using this to solve word problems.

**Q10: **

A tailor had 38.2 yards of fabric. She used of it to make dresses. Determine, correct to one decimal place, the number of yards of fabric she used.

**Q12: **

Mr. Matthew surveyed 302 students regarding their favorite kind of juice. The table shows the results of the survey.

Favorite Juice | Mixed Fruit | Apple | Orange | Grape |
---|---|---|---|---|

Percent of Students |

Which of the following is the best estimate for the number of students who prefer mixed fruit?

- A30 students
- B60 students
- C90 students
- D120 students
- E210 students

**Q15: **

Write an equation that represents the percentage of 15 out of 96, and then find that percentage to the nearest tenth.

- A,
- B,
- C,
- D,
- E,

**Q23: **

Determine, to the nearest hundredth, how much of 7 is.

**Q24: **

What is of 812?