In this worksheet, we will practice finding the percent of a number, where it includes finding the part of the whole and expressing decimals as percents.

**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.

**Q6: **

A butcher reported that his sales figures for the current year were of last year’s figures. Given that he sold 2,990 kg of produce this year, determine how many kilograms he sold last year, giving your answer to the nearest kilogram.

**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 Sameh surveyed 302 students regarding their favourite kind of juice. The table shows the results of the survey.

Favourite 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
- B120 students
- C210 students
- D90 students
- E60 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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