Terms
Is it Increase or Decrease?
Percent Increase
Percent Decrease
Word Problems
100
Percent of _______ tells what percent the amount of increase is of the original number
What is Increase
100
Original \$450 New \$490
What is Increase
100
Original price \$0.50 New price \$0.65
What is 30%
100
Original weight 180lb New weight 162lb
What is 10%
100
Last year monique's rent was \$460/mo. This year her rent increased to \$506. What is the percent of increase in her rent?
What is 10%
200
Percent of ______ tells what percent the amount of decrease is of the original number
What is Decrease
200
Original \$220 New \$170
What is Decrease
200
Original weight 110lb New weight 132lb
What is 20%
200
Original airfare \$340 New airfare \$255
What is 25%
200
Lance bought a used car for \$5500. He sells it two years later for \$2475. What is the percent of decrease?
What is 55%
300
When finding the difference you always subtract the _______value from the ______value.
What is Smaller/Larger
300
Original \$4450 New \$4850
What is Increase
300
Original number 70 New number 98
What is 40%
300
Original enrollment 360 New enrollment 342
What is 5%
300
The Jacksons bought a house for \$145,000 for years ago. They sell the house this year for \$174,000. What is the percent of increase?
What is 20%
400
Percent of increase and decrease compare the amount to the _______ amount
What is original
400
Original \$60 New \$51
What is Decrease
400
Original amount \$16 New amount \$28
What is 75%
400
Original number 80 New number 44
What is 45%
400
The original price of a gold bracelet is \$325. The sale price is \$260. What is the percent of decrease?
What is 20%
500
What value do you use for the denominator? Percent of increase/decrease ____________________________ X 100 ???
What is Original amount
500
Original \$190 New \$250
What is Increase
500
Original population 80 New population 84
What is 5%
500
Original price \$60 New price \$51
What is 15%
500
Find the Percent of ? if the original population was 800 and the new population is 716?
What is Decrease of 10.5%