Convert fractions or percents to decimals

Find percentages of whole numbers

Find tip and sales tax of a purchase

Other Percent Problems (LEAP)

Convert 1/2 to a decimal.

What is 0.50

This is what you get when you find 1% of 100.

What is 1

What is the total including tip of a meal that costs $13. You pay a 20% tip.

$15.60

40% of students at Landry want to move out of New Orleans when they grow up. If there are 500 students at Landry, how many want to leave New Orleans?

200

How do you convert a percent to a decimal?

What is move the decimal to the left two places.

300% of 12

What is 36?

Find the cost including tax for a snack that costs $2.45. The tax rate is 8.5%. Round to the nearest cent.

$2.66

Ms. Owens is in debt. Last month her debt was $1,000. This month her debt is 167% of that. What is her debt this month in dollars?

$1,670

Convert 23% to a decimal.

What is 0.23

the number of students that graduate from high school out of every 20 students if 60% of students in Louisiana graduate.

What are 12 students?

Mr. McMorris bought a new iPad for $950.13. Tax on the iPad is 11%. What is the cost with tax?

$1,054.50

0.5% of all statistics are true. If you have a list of 1,400 statistics. How many are true?

7 statistics are true

Convert 8.5% to a decimal.

What is 0.085

Mr. Gleghorn's cell phone bill was $50 last month. This month Verizon raised his bill. The new bill is 132% of last month's. This is the cost of the new bill.

What is $66

D'Jonique goes out to eat at New Orleans Burger Company and gets a burger, fries, and milk shake for 13.27. She tips 15% and tax is 8.5%. Name the amount of the tax AND the amount of the tip. Do not list the total amount.

Tip is $1.99, tax is $1.13.

A store paid $75.29 for a couch. To make a profit, the store charged 270% of the cost. What is the price tag the store puts on the couch?

$203.28

Convert 0.5% to a decimal.

What is 0.005

The candy lady paid $0.75 for each pack of Now and Later. She made a profit by charging 125% of what she paid. This is how much she charged for each pack of Now and Later.

What is $0.94

Benjamin Bannaker, the famous mathemetician, went out to a fancy dinner. The dinner cost $89.67. He tipped the waiter 20% and tax was 5%. What was the total including tip and tax?

$115.41

Josh flips a quarter 20 times. It falls on tails 30% of the time. How many times does it fall on heads?

14 heads

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