# Worksheet: Percent of a Number

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.

**Q4: **

In a town of 58,800 houses, about of the houses have pools. Determine the number of houses that have pools in this town.

**Q12: **

Fill in the missing value: of 400 kg is .

**Q13: **

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.

**Q15: **

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

**Q18: **

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

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