Percent of Decrease

Percent of Increase

Original > New

Word Problems

True or False

100

What is the percent of decrease from 7 to 3?

Percent of Decrease= 57%

100

Find the percent of increase from 40 to 68.

Percent of Increase= 70%

100

Original: 19

New: 9

P% = 52.6%

100

A lemonade stand sold 28 cups of lemonade during it's first week. It sold 17 cups in its second week. What is the percent of decrease from the first week to the second week?

About 39.2%

100

True or False: When the new amount is smaller than the original, it is called the percent of increase.

False

200

What is the percent of decrease from 578 to 482?

Percent of Decrease= 16%

200

Find the percent of increase from 582 to 1,098.

Percent of Increase= 88%

200

Original: 105

New: 99

P%= 5%

200

About 81,000 people attended the Super Bowl in 1982. In 1982, about 104,000 people attended. What is the percent of increase from 1982 to 1983?

About 28.3%

200

True or False: The percent of increase from 150 to 500 is about 24%.

True

300

Original:7242

New: 6316

Percent of Decrease= 12%

300

Original: 901

New: 1782

Percent of Increase= 97%

300

Original: 5,780

New: 6,000

P%= 3%

300

475 people watched a movie the day it came out. 208 people watched the same movie on its second day. What's the percent of change from 475 to 208?

About 56.2%

300

True or False: The percent of increase from 25 to 50 is 50%.

True

400

9,745 people came to see the circus in Portland. 5,213 people came to see the circus in Baltimore. What is the percent of decrease from Portland to Baltimore?

Percent of Decrease= 46%

400

Tunka successfully grew 28 flowers at summer camp. He went home and successfully grew 45. What is the percent of increase from 28 to 45?

Percent of Increase= 94%

400

Original: 47,999

New: 7,999

P% = 83%

400

On Monday, JAMS raised $75 during the bake sale. On Friday, JAMS raised $525 during the bake sale. What is the percent of change from Monday to Friday?

About 85.7%

400

True or False: The percent of change indicates how much a quantity increases or decreases with respect to the original amount.

True

500

A YouTuber has 6,384,623 subscribers in June. The amount of subscribers goes down to 5,395,257 in July, after posting some bad content. What is percent of decrease from June to July?

Percent of Decrease= 15%

500

706 items were purchased at the flea market on Monday. 748 items were purchased on Thursday. What is the percent of increase from Monday to Thursday?

Percent of Increase= 5%

500

Original: 1,234,567

New: 2,345,678

P% = 90%

500

An online video got 201 views in the first month. The views increased by 96% in the next two months. About how many views did the video receive after 2 months?

About 393.96 views

500

True or False: The percent of decrease from 628 to 514 is about 17%.

False

Click to zoom