### Algebra-1 Problems

Problem # |
Problem Statement |
Problems Similar To |
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1. |
Write 46% as a decimal |
\begin{equation}46\end{equation} |

2. |
Write 3/3% as a decimal |
\begin{equation}\frac{3}{3}\end{equation} |

3. |
Write 178% as a decimal |
\begin{equation}178\end{equation} |

4. |
Express 7 as percentage |
\begin{equation}7\end{equation} |

5. |
Express 2/6 as percentage |
\begin{equation}\frac{2}{6}\end{equation} |

6. |
What is 17% of 3? |
\begin{equation}\frac{17}{100} \times 3=x\end{equation} |

7. |
What percent of 44 is 77/25? |
\begin{equation}\frac{x}{100} \times 44=\frac{77}{25}\end{equation} |

8. |
40% of what is 14/5? |
\begin{equation}\frac{40}{100} \times x=\frac{14}{5}\end{equation} |

9. |
Population of a certain city decreased to 85% that of last year's. The population now is 750720. What was it last year? |
\begin{equation}\frac{85}{100} \times x=750720\end{equation} |

10. |
The stock market index is now at 4928, which is 77% of last year's value. Where was it at last year? |
\begin{equation}x \times \frac{77}{100}=4928\end{equation} |

11. |
So far this week you have worked 49/25 hours at your part time job. This is 14% of the number of hours you work each week. How many hours do you work each week? |
\begin{equation}x \times \frac{14}{100}=\frac{49}{25}\end{equation} |

12. |
Sales tax rate in State X is 19%. Estimate the sales tax on a model of a Pirate Ship that costs $\$126$. |
\begin{equation}126 \times \frac{19}{100}\end{equation} |

13. |
In a purchase, customers pay 3% sales tax over an above the price of the article. You buy a skateboard with a printed price $\$89$, what is the total cost, with taxes, you'll need to pay? |
\begin{equation}89+89 \times \frac{3}{100}\end{equation} |

14. |
According to a nation's census, State X had about 2696900 residents. Of those, 33% are under age 18. How many of State X's residents are under the age of 18? |
\begin{equation}2696900 \times \frac{33}{100}\end{equation} |

15. |
A storage device has 3800 megabytes of storage space. What percent of the space is used by a file that takes up 1710 megabytes? |
\begin{equation}\frac{x}{100} \times 3800=1710\end{equation} |

16. |
A pharmacy discount card gives the user 73% off prescriptions. Mr. Kumar's cholesterol medication normally costs $\$4$. What is the final price with the discount card? |
\begin{equation}97-4 \times \frac{73}{100}\end{equation} |

17. |
A major city's public transport system sells $\$53$ tickets at a discounted price of $\$43$. What percentage is the discount? |
\begin{equation}\frac{53-43}{53} \times 100\end{equation} |

18. |
A textbook salesperson is paid a base salary of $\$58300$ plus a 2% commission on sales. Her total sales last year were $\$97600$. Find her total pay last year? |
\begin{equation}58300+97600 \times \frac{2}{100}\end{equation} |